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A reader"s guide to Marjane Satrapi"s Persepolis

Heather Lee Schroeder

A reader"s guide to Marjane Satrapi"s Persepolis

by Heather Lee Schroeder

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Published by Enslow Publishers in Berkeley Heights, NJ .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Satrapi, Marjane, -- 1969- -- Handbooks, manuals, etc. -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Graphic novels -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementHeather Lee Schroeder.
    GenreHandbooks, manuals, etc., Juvenile literature.
    SeriesMulticultural literature
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6727.S267 Z87 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22795906M
    ISBN 100766031667
    ISBN 109780766031661
    LC Control Number2008051820
    OCLC/WorldCa277118417

    Marjane Satrapi (Persian: مرجان ساتراپی ‎; born 22 November ) is an Iranian-born French graphic novelist, cartoonist, illustrator, film director, and children's book author. Her most famous works are the comic book Persepolis and its film adaptation, and Chicken with : full list. Author Bio • Birth—Novem • Where—Rasht, Iran • Rasied—Tehran, Iran • Education—M.A., Tehran Islamic Azad University • Awards—Angloueme Coup de Couer for Persepolis 1 & 2; Cinema for Peace, Most Valuable Movie of the Year; Cannes Film Festival Jury Prize • Currently—lives in Paris, France Satrapi grew up in Tehran in a family which was involved with the.

      A humorous and haunting memoir of a young girl in Iran by Marjane Satrapi, Persepolis is an absolutely amazing book, filled with happiness, grief and moments of . I just read Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi Has anyone else read this god of an amazing book??? Set in the backdrop of the Islamic Revolution in the 's, the novel puts you in the shoes of a young girl named Marjane Satrapi as she tries to find herself in a world that.

      Never in my life did I think that a graphic novel, like Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis, would develop themes like maturity and femininity so effectively and was unfathomable to me that a comic book, with black-and-white drawings, speech bubbles, and varied frame widths would represent themes so deep and challenging.   Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood. Wise, funny, and heartbreaking, Persepolis is Marjane Satrapis memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution. In powerful black-and-white comic strip images, Satrapi tells the story of her life in Tehran from ages six to fourteen, years that saw the overthrow of the Shahs regime, the triumph of the Islamic Revolution, and the devastating.


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In powerful black-and-white comic strip images, Satrapi tells the story of her life in Tehran from ages six to fourteen, years that saw the overthrow of the Shah’s regime, the triumph of the Islamic Revolution, and the devastating effects of war with Iraq. Marjane Satrapi ist so alt wie ich, aber aufgewachsen ist sie in einer anderen Welt: im Iran vor und nach der Revolution Trotzdem ist die Welt, die sie uns in ihrem Comic "Persepolis" zeichnet, so vertraut: Sie zeigt uns Menschen.

Menschen, die lachen 5/5(9). Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood study guide contains a biography of Marjane Satrapi, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis. This study guide A readers guide to Marjane Satrapis Persepolis book infographic for Marjane Satrapi's Persepolis offer summary and analysis on themes, symbols, and other literary devices found in the text.

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This is like a Becki going by Rebecca, or a Patti going by Patricia, or a Tiffani going by well, we guess there's no hope for Tiffani to ever be taken seriously.

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The original text plus a side-by-side modern. Persepolis reminds readers of the precarity of survival in political and social situations.

The title Persepolis is a Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood (Persepolis, #1), Marjane Satrapi Marjane Satrapi (born 22 November ) is an Iranian-born French graphic novelist, cartoonist, illustrator, film director, and children's book author/5. Persepolis was originally published in France where it won several awards and wide acclaim.

Inthe novel was published by Random House in the United States. Persepolis is a graphic novel which tells the story of its author and her childhood in Tehran, Iran. The novel details the author's family life in the context of the Iranian Revolution, the overthrow of the Shah, and the.

Persepolis is an autobiographical series of bande dessinées (French comics) by Marjane Satrapi that depicts her childhood up to her early adult years in Iran during and after the Islamic title Persepolis is a reference to the ancient capital of the Persian Empire.

Originally published in French, the graphic memoir has been translated to many other languages, including English Creator: Marjane Satrapi.

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Persepolis opens with the implementation of a government policy, that of the wearing of the veil, which on the political level captures the repressiveness of the Islamic Republic and for Marjane in particular encapsulates throughout her childhood a symbolic shrouding of her desires for freedom and self-expression.

Only a child, she is thrust into a whirlwind of change that she cannot possible. A few days after the revolution succeeds, political prisoners of the revolution are liberated, among them Siamak Jari, the husband of Marjane’s best friend, and a long time political prisoner and friend of the family named Mohsen e recalls how, before the release of the political prisoners, Laly, Siamak’s daughter, had visited Marjane’s family home.

Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood Questions and Answers. The Question and Answer section for Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood is a great resource to. The historical body count by the end of Persepolis is enormous: from the start of the Revolution to the end of the Iraq-Iran War over a million people die—on the battlefield, in the streets, and in prison cells—killed by the Shah and by the Islamic Republic that replaces the Shah.

By the end of the book, Marjane expresses her sorrow that “we could have avoided it all”, indicating a. Review: Persepolis ***Possible Spoilers*** The Complete Persepolis is the memoir, in comic book form, of the childhood, adolescence, and early adult life of Marjane Satrapi.

As the only child of liberal-minded and loving parents, she did not adjust well to the stifling constraints of growing up in Tehran during the Islamic Revolution.

Religious Tension in Persepolis. Usually when an author includes a theme of religion in their book, they portray religion as either good or bad. Marjane Satrapi portrays religion as both good and. The questions and discussion topics that follow are intended to enhance your groups reading of Persepolis by Marjane Satrapi.

Persepolis is Satrapis memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution. In powerful black-and-white comic strip images, Satrapi tells the story of her life in Tehran from ages six to fourteen, years that saw 5/5(1).

Oppression and misplaced representations of Iranians as foreign ‘Others’ led Marjane Satrapi, an Iranian in exile, to publish Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood; a graphic novel released in Western countries to communicate the unknown virtues of Iranian culture.

These virtues unknown by Westerners, Americans specifically for this essay, include the perception of Iranians as.Originally published to wide critical acclaim in France, where it elicited comparisons to Art Spiegelman's Maus, Persepolis is Marjane Satrapi's wise, funny, and heartbreaking memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution.

In powerful black-and-white comic strip images, Satrapi tells the story of her life in Tehran from ages six to fourteen, years that saw the overthrow of the Shah's regime, the 2/5(5).