Women without Men

Women without Men:  Iran Through the Lens of Shirin Neshat and the Words of Four Leading Iranian Fiction Writers




Event features included:

“Contemporary Iranian Cinema,” a talk by Mishana Hosseinioun to be followed by a conversation with Mishana Hosseinioun, Moniro Ravanipour, Shahriar Mandanipour and Reza Baraheni.

Readings by Four Iranian Writers: Reza Baraheni, Shahriar Mandanipour, Shahrnush Parsipur and Moniro Ravanipour.

Iran: A Cinematographic Revolution, a documentary chronicling the history of Iranian filmmaking.

From the experimental film series by Shoja Azari; plus street footage from the recent troubles in Iran, curated by Moniro Ravanipour.

Women Without Men: The Providence premiere of Shirin Neshat’s film based on the book by Shahrnush Parsipur.  Featuring a panel discussion with Shirin Neshat, Shiva Balaghi, Shoja Azari and Shahrnush Parsipur.

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