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Read online The Complete Persepolis.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Complete Persepolis No description available by Marjane Satrapi, Mattias Ripa, Blake Ferris, Anjali Singh

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The Complete Persepolis
Title:The Complete Persepolis
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ISBN:0375714839
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Number of Pages:341
Category:Graphic novels, Comics, Non fiction, Memoir, Biography
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In November Nasser Ali Khan one of Iran s most celebrated tar players is in search of a new instrument His beloved tar has been broken But no matter what tar he tries none of them sound right Brokenhearted Nasser Ali Khan decides that life is no longer worth living He takes to his bed renouncing the world and all of its pleasures This is the story of the eight days he spends preparing to surrender his soul, From the best selling author of i Persepolis i comes this gloriously entertaining and enlightening look into the sex lives of Iranian women i Embroideries i gathers together Marjane s tough talking grandmother stoic mother glamorous and eccentric aunt and their friends and neighbors for an afternoon of tea drinking and talking Naturally the subject turns to love sex and the vagaries of men br br As the afternoon progresses these vibrant women share their secrets their regrets and their often outrageous stories about among other things how to fake one s virginity how to escape an arranged marriage how to enjoy the miracles of plastic surgery and how to delight in being a mistress By turns revealing and hilarious these are stories about the lengths to which some women will go to find a man keep a man or most important keep up appearances br br Full of surprises this introduction to the private lives of some fascinating women whose life stories and lovers will strike us as at once deeply familiar and profoundly different from our own is sure to bring smiles of recognition to the faces of women everywhere and to teach us all a thing or two, Picking up the thread where her debut memoir in comics concluded i Persepolis The Story of a Return i details Marjane Satrapi s experiences as a young Iranian woman cast abroad by political turmoil in her native country Older if not exactly wiser Marjane reconciles her upbringing in war shattered Tehran with new surroundings and friends in Austria Whether living in the company of nuns or as the sole female in a house of eight gay men she creates a niche for herself with friends and acquaintances who feel equally uneasy with their place in the world p After a series of unfortunate choices and events leave her literally living in the street for three months Marjane decides to return to her native Iran Here she is reunited with her family whose liberalism and emphasis on Marjane s personal worth exert as strong an influence as the eye popping wonders of Europe Having grown accustomed to recreational drugs partying and dating Marjane now dons a veil and adjusts to a society officially divided by gender and guided by fundamentalism Emboldened by the example of her feisty grandmother she tests the bounds of the morality enforced on the streets and in the classrooms With a new appreciation for the political and spiritual struggles of her fellow Iranians she comes to understand that one person leaving her house while asking herself is my veil in place no longer asks herself where is my freedom of speech p p Satrapi s starkly monochromatic drawing style and the keenly observed facial expressions of her characters provide the ideal graphic environment from which to appeal to our sympathies Bereft of fine detail this graphic novel guides the reader s attention instead toward a narrative rich with empathy Don t be fooled by the glowering self portrait of the author on the back flap it s nearly impossible to read i Persepolis i without feeling warmth toward Marjane Satrapi i Ryan Boudinot i p, From the author of Persepolis comes this illustrated fairy tale Rose is one of three daughters of a rich merchant who always brings gifts for his girls from the market One day Rose asks for the seed of a blue bean but he fails to find one for her She lets out a sigh in resignation and her sigh attracts the Sigh a mysterious being that brings the seed she desired to the merchant But every debt has to be paid and every gift has a price and the Sigh returns a year later to take the merchant s daughter to a secret and distant palace