Lolita Under Wraps

Friday, August 29, 2003

Even in a totalitarian regime that seeks to control people’s minds, people are not immune to books. Iranian literary critic and educator Azar Nafisi wrote about teaching and reading the Western canon in her new memoir, “Reading Lolita in Tehran.”

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