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The story revolves around the narrator’s struggles to stall Layli’s pre-arranged marriage to her cousin Daei jan napoleon, while the narrator’s father and Dear Uncle plot various mischiefs against each other to settle past family feuds. National Iranian Radio and Television.

This napolfon was last edited on 14 Mayat Loosely based on the author’s real life experiences and his love for the daughter of a wealthy aristocrat, the story instantly became a daei jan napoleon reference point and its characters national icons of the ’70s. The novel, at its core a love story, unfolds around the young narrator’ love for his cousin Layli, a love which is constantly jeopardized by an army daei jan napoleon family members and the mayhem of their intrigues and machinations.

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Something funny is going on in Tehran”. The novel is a representation of the Iranian society of daei jan napoleon s. My Uncle Napoleon title screen. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

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My Uncle Napoleon is central to a film “Iran and Britain” [ which? The series was a huge success both with the audience and the critics.


A multitude of supporting characters, daei jan napoleon police investigators, government officials, housewives, a medical doctor, a daei jan napoleon, a sycophantic preacher, servants, a shoeshine man, and an Indian or two provide various entertaining sequences throughout the development of the story.

English translation first edition hardcover book cover. The Uncle—who in reality is a daei jan napoleon low-level officer from the Persian Cossack Brigade under Colonel Vladimir Liakhov’s command—claims, and in latter stages of the story napoelon believes that he and his butler Mash Qasem were involved in wars against the British Empire and their lackeys such as Khodadad Daei jan napoleonas well as battles supporting the Iranian Constitutional Revolution ; and that with the occupation of Iran by the Allied Forces, the English are now on course to daei jan napoleon revenge on him.

The garden in which the story takes place, “in more ways than one becomes a microcosm of modern Iranian society” Nafisi The English translation has naooleon been re-published by Random House in with an introduction by Azar Nafisi and an afterword by the author, Iraj Pezeshkzad. The novel was adapted to a highly successful TV series in directed by Nasser Taghvai.

My Uncle Napoleon Persian: Although the series has been banned in Iran since the revolution it is still watched. Daei jan napoleon Uncle Napoleon was written by Iraj Pezeshkzad and published in The story’s narrator nameless in the novel but called Saeed in the TV series is a high ja student in love with his cousin Layli who is Dear Uncle’s daughter.


It topped the ratings in every airing of its episodes and it was the most watched show when it aired on Friday nights.

Indirector Nasser Taghvai turned the novel into a legendary mini television series, compiling the story in 18 episodes. Though the book and the TV series were daei jan napoleon banned following the Islamic revolution of in Iran, it remained popular Nafisi and is daei jan napoleon regarded as “the most important and well-loved work of Iranian fiction since World War II” Ryan The novel has been translated by Dick Davis into English.

Most of the plot occurs in the narrator’s home, a huge early 20th-century-style Iranian mansion in which three wealthy families live under the tyranny of a paranoid patriarch Uncle.

It is noted for its lampooning of the widespread Daei jan napoleon belief that the English are responsible for events that occur in Iran; alluding to such events as the Allied surprise attack daei jan napoleon Iran in September ofthe Anglo-Soviet invasion of Iran.

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Many consider the series to be an ageless masterpiece and the father of daei jan napoleon television comedy in Iran. Many terms coined during the series’ run have become part of Persian popular culture.

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