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Madhavi Menon

Print publication date: 2015

Print ISBN-13: 9780816695904

Published to Minnesota Scholarship Online: September 2016

DOI: 10.5749/minnesota/9780816695904.001.0001

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Lesbians without Borders

Lesbians without Borders

The Story of Dastangoi

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Indifference to Difference

Madhavi Menon

University of Minnesota Press

The Persian art of storytelling, dastangoi, narrates the tale of Chouboli in which two women get married and live happily ever after. Desire here travels across borders of bodies, languages, literary forms, and countries.

Keywords:   Dastangoi, Chouboli, Desire, Universalism, Sexuality, Theater

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