What is the book Funny in Farsi about?
Funny in Farsi is a humorous memoir recounting stories about her childhood in Iran and her adolescent and adult life in her adopted country. The book is composed of short stories, often involving her father and mother and members of her extended family and with funny twists that take place in awkward situations.
What is the theme of Funny in Farsi?
Women and Feminism. One of the most important aspects of Funny in Farsi’s portrait of Iranian culture is its treatment of women and femininity. Throughout the memoir, furthermore, Firoozeh evokes feminist themes more broadly.
How many chapters are in Funny in Farsi?
Funny in Farsi contains 27 chapters, each addressing various themes for discussion.