Search Results: "Manucher Farmanfarmaian"


BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 1, 1997

"While Farmanfarmaian's apparently lifelong ability to perceive events more clearly than others sometimes strains the reader's credulity, this is nevertheless a fascinating look inside a world not well known or understood by Americans. (16 pages b&w photos, not seen)"
In an autobiography coauthored by his daughter, Farmanfarmaian provides intriguing glimpses of upper-class Persian society that more than make up for the occasional ego-stroking. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 14, 2007

"The personal reminiscences can be wearying, but Farmanfarmaian's portrait of life in Iran, past and present, is worthwhile."
Memoir of a contemporary Iranian artist whose love for her native land has shaped her work and life. Read full book review >