Persepolis : The Story of an Iranian Childhood
by Marjane Satrapi
Editor: Vintage Publishing
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Wise, often funny, sometimes heartbreaking, Persepolis, tells the story of Marjane Satrapi’s life, in Tehran, from the age of six to fourteen years who saw the overthrow of the Shah regime, the triumph of the Islamic Revolution and the devastating effects of war with IraqThe intelligence and the frank child of Marxist radicals, and the great-granddaughter of Iran, the last emperor, marjane Satrapi is the testimony of a unique childhood mixed with the history of his countryPersepolis paintings an unforgettable portrait of everyday life in Iran and the appalling contradictions between family life and public lifeIn the midst of tragedy, Marjane’s child from the point of view of adding immediacy and humor, and her story of a childhood both scandalous and ordinary, faced with the unthinkable yet buffered by an extraordinary and loving family, is very moving.It is also very beautiful; Satrapi drawings have the power of the best woodcuts”Marjane Satrapi’s magic is that she can condense a whole tragedy into one poignant, funny scene after another’ Independent on Sunday
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