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Beh bahaaneye "Atashbas"
Tahmineh Milani's "Cease-Fire" is is riddled with cliches
January 9, 2007

Keeping going
Losing Parvin Paidar all too soon
October 23, 2005

Rules of desire
The interminable question of hijab
August 30, 2005

Modernity & sexuality
Women with Mustaches and Men without Beards : Uncovering the gendered tropes of Iranian modernity
June 2, 2005

Truth of sex
While trans-sexuality in Iran is made legitimate, homosexuality is insistently reiterated as abnormal
January 12, 2005

Some of us like our women hairy
My moment of real consolation came when I met Qajar women
December 20, 2004

Sexual politics of naming
Hierarchy of sacredness for bodily orifices
July 30, 2004

Disgruntled impressions
Najmabadi's strange world
By H. Utanazad
March 12, 2004

Don't straighten the queers
Tolerating the queers at once marginalizes the queers and legitimates "our" own sense of straightness
March 8, 2004

Wrong, regardless
Every time we choose to "explain", we become implicated
September 18, 2001

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