Marji, the child narrator of Marjane Satrapi’s powerful cartoon novel, Persepolis, is now a young woman in her early twenties. Where Persepolis was a political. This slight follow-up to Satrapi’s acclaimed Persepolis books explores the lives of Iranian women young and old. The book begins with Satrapi. From the best–selling author of Persepolis comes this gloriously entertaining and enlightening look into the sex lives of Iranian women.
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The book begins with Satrapi arriving for afternoon tea at her grandmother’s house. It is left for the reader to think about. View all 6 comments. Naturally, the subject turns to loves, sex and vagaries of men. Well all that is for his wife. Naturally, the subject turns to love, sex and the From the best—selling author of Persepolis comes this gloriously entertaining and enlightening look into the sex lives of Iranian women.
The bride’s parents place a framed photograph on the groom’s seat at the wedding party. Marji, the child narrator of Marjane Satrapi’s powerful cartoon novel, Persepolis, is now a young woman in her early twenties.
Satrapi offers good, sly fun: In addition, I didn’t like the marjame this time around since they were printed in a larger format, which didn’t suit them as well as the smaller format in Persepolis.
It’s about fashion, fun and also fright.
Embroideries satrwpi appealing enough: Satrapi makes her points, but there’s little beyond that — and certainly no discussion of the issues involved. Short but not shallow!
Embroideries – Marjane Satrapi
If you’ve read her graphic memoir you would already know that Marjane Satrapi was born in in Rasht, Iran. It was quite easy to relate to these women and their way of talking – gossip, after all, is the same all around the world.
Many are in fact divorced, and share many of the same love concerns and troubles as women everywhere, as well as the same strengths and weaknesses. Sebelumnya saya beruntung memperoleh buku Revolusi Iran, Dongeng seorang anak ditumpukan buku bekas di Pasar Buku Palasari.
Don’t get us wrong: More sadness that you’d have to take that small victory when you’re more likely stuck in a marriage that you didn’t and don’t want. I read Embroideries at my local bookshop and am glad to leave it at that. I was pleasantly surprised by how sex positive the comic was.
Tea and adversity
Only when the satrap have retired to the sitting room to enjoy their teas are they ready for the most important business of the day: Dec 24, Malia rated it really liked it Shelves: Discover what to read next.
She goes on to explain. In Embroideries the art was not as carefully done looked slapped together, too hectic at times as in her Persepolis series, but I still enjoyed the story. I wasn’t amazed embroideres it but it did the job.
I highly recommend it! Satrapi has embroiderries keen eye for the deceptions that men marjae women practice on one another in a society poised uneasily between tradition and modernity.
Leggere “Taglia e cuci” trasporta il lettore normalmente escluso in quanto maschio e soprattutto la lettrice in un consesso in cui si parla e si sparla liberamente, si ride e si beve. The mix of memoir and fiction here allow these stories to breathe and become more than a boring of examination of East vs.
Marjjane charm of the book is in its simplicity of narration. Seperti apa kata nenek Marji di akhir cerita “Begitulah yg namanya hidup! How to conceal her shame? After the man of the house has complimented his wife on the food, he and all the other men go off to take naps. I believe that an entire nation should not be judged by the wrongdoings of a few extremists.
The potential is fantastic to really delve into the beliefs and traditions surrounding these topics. The reader feels like a fly on the wall or a voyeur at this gathering satrapu this household, watching and listening to these women gab embrokderies gossip away. Satrapi told of her experiences growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution.
It was good to see how freely all of these women talked about their sex lives and that guilt and shame weren’t part of the equation.