Sadeq Hedayat: The Stray Dog (English Translaton)

Sadeq Hedayat

Sadeq Hedayat, also spelled Ṣādeq-e Hedāyat or Sadiq Hidayat, (born February 17, 1903, Tehran, Iran—died April 4, 1951, Paris, France), Iranian author who introduced modernist techniques into Persian fiction. Hedayat is considered one of the greatest Iranian writers of the 20th century.  HIs celebrated novel The Blind Owl has been translated into numerous languages. In 1925, Hedayat was among a […]