Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Roxana Shirazi

  1. #1
    Member siamak's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2003

    Post Roxana Shirazi

    Roxana Shirazi
    "The Last Living Slut: Born in Iran, Bred Backstage"

    New York Daily News: Roxana Shirazi engaged in some risky sex while hanging with rock's raunchiest hair bands. But the unrepentant groupie is courting bigger danger with her memoir, "The Last Living Slut: Born in Iran, Bred Backstage." Shirazi says several editors and agents passed on her manuscript for fear of a fatwa - the Islamic death sentence that once put "Satanic Verses" author Salman Rushdie in fear of his life. But her two champions, authors Neil Strauss and Anthony Bozza, finally persuaded HarperCollins to publish it under the new Igniter imprint. It's not hard to see what might incite the mullahs in Tehran, where Shirazi lived until she was 10. "I haven't attacked Islam itself," she tells us. "But they probably don't think I should be writing about doing sex during my Koran classes

  2. #2
    Senior Member Rasputin's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jan 2005


Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts