Deborah Miller Mostaghel
Deborah Miller Mostaghel graduated from Shiraz University in Iran in 1972 with a thesis on Sadeq Hedayat and translated for the first time into English a collection of his stories.
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Written in Persian, The Blind Owl is predominantly a love story – an unconventional love story that elicits visions and nightmare reveries from the depths of the reader’s subconscious. A young man, an old man and a beautiful young girl perform, as if framed within a Persian miniature, a ritual of de…READ MORE >
This collection of short stories, previously unpublished in English, displays the disturbing and evocative force of Hedayat’s writing, and confirms his place in the literary canon. They depict a world of revelation, uncanny similarity, grotesquery and insanity. The title story, Three Drops of Blood,…READ MORE >