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    An Analysis of Satrapi’s Persepolis

    Persepolis presents the Islamic Revolution in Iran by way of the point of view of a kid who questions the most fundamental practices and assumptions of Islam. Growing in a family that frowns upon the dictates of Islamic fundamentalism at a time when there is a growing presence of Islamic fundamentalists, the point of view […] More

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    Compare and contrast between persepolis war and vietnam war

    Graphic Novels showing conflict of war can be described in different ways. These ways are determined by the target audience and the authors decision of mood.The imagery in Persepolis and the vietnam story are affected by these choices made by the author. There are differences in the style of this book in which the reader […] More

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    Cultural Acceptance in Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis

    Marjane Satrapi‘s graphic novel Persepolis is an autobiography that depicts her childhood up to her early adult years in Iran during and after the Islamic revolution. Throughout the novel Satrapi incorporates character development, religion, and the conflict of freedom vs. confinement in order to develop a greater appreciation between two opposing eastern and western cultures. […] More