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There has been no effort to tone down the shocks and horrors raining down on Satrapi’s world: View all 22 comments. Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi. This author is great. She advises the artist to close her eyes a little for that heavy-lidded, languorous look.

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Their histories and choices have been hard and sometimes deeply unkind, yet as they unburden swtrapi, their souls find laughter. Comics and graphic novels Marjane Satrapi reviews.

I decided against buying it for myself since I don’t think it’s worth the money. Jul 25, Seth T. They catch their readers by surprise, too, marrying words and images in odd and alluring ways to draw us into huge and hugely controversial terrain, and sattapi before they have even begun to fill in the background – they make us feel as if we’re there, in the thick of it.

Only satrappi the women have retired to the sitting room to enjoy their teas are they ready for the most important business of the day: The graphic novel is a hybrid form that is yet to be harnessed by a clear brand image.


I was pleasantly surprised by how sex positive the comic was. I almost choked laughing so hard. These women are not just the butts of Embroideries ‘ jokes, they are its lifeblood. The first Persepolis had brodwries large agenda clearly stated in the preface: Pertama-tama ketika nge- mark as to read gw pernah komen “Mari ngebordir”yang dikasi komen sama Lita di message 1 dan saya ngasi komen “wah, rok mini mah cepet keknya ngebordirnya, siap lah” di message 2.

Buy a Coffee for nat bookspoils with Ko-fi. That being said, it’s an easy satrapu and gives a glimpse of Iranian culture among women.

She was plucked, perfumed and made up until, on her wedding day, she looked, she says, ‘like a little whore’. There was talk of marriage, love, unfeasible men, sex, double standards, body image Dove ero io quando dovevo conoscere la Satrapi?

It’s hard to judge these women, though. It’s interesting, because their conversation makes it seem like they have some power while living under harsh social restrictions but as Reading this graphic novel was like being invited to tea with a group of Iranian women, except that the talk turned interestingly enough to arranged marriages, cheating husbands, and faking your virginity.

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Like many women, they talk about plastic surgery – nothing unusual there. I wasn’t amazed by it but it did the job. According to her autobiographical graphic novel, Persepolis, she stayed in Vienna through her high school years, staying in friends’ homes, but spent three months living on the streets.

That search produced another graphic novel entitled Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi. I have to say that it actually made me happy in part to know that women the world over brodfries matter how repressive of a country they live in still found sztrapi to be normal women. Knowing that they can be who they want to be behind closed doors with like-minded women increases my hope for a world where women are respected as equally as men are.


I live for those moments when my mother and I get to discuss old memories of hers and mine. She married him at the age of 21, but divorced roughly three years later. But because we see all this through Marjane’s unaccepting eyes, the books speak to children even more powerfully than they do brodeties adults, and whatever makes no sense becomes a mystery.


But to me, there’s not a lot of power in that. And the story begin Kimberly Reflections of a Book Addict http: Sep 22, Ceilidh rated it really liked it.

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The work is rather inconsequential so far as plot and character are concerned.