From the best–selling author of Persepolis comes this gloriously entertaining and enlightening look into the sex lives of Iranian women. 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. A review, and links to other information about and reviews of Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi.

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Paperbackpages. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Tomo Sesepuh Jaduler Dan yang diomongin bukan soal ranjang It was a quick, light humorous read, a lighthearted look at serious emnroideries. It gathers together Satrapi’s tough-talking grandmother, stoic mother, glamorous and eccentric aunt and their friends and neighbours for an afternoon of tea-drinking and talk. Or the girl who married an old man when she was thirteen years old? D Jadi kalo mengacu kembali ke “bordir” yang dimaksud disini dan komen sayah “mari ngebordir” jelas jadi ngaco jadina.

She married him at the age of 21, but divorced roughly three years later.

Sebelumnya saya beruntung memperoleh buku Revolusi Iran, Dongeng seorang anak ditumpukan buku bekas di Pasar Buku Palasari. The complete review ‘s Review:. Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi.


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Embroideries – Marjane Satrapi

Satrapi’s mother tells an anecdote of the author as a child; still others spin yarns of their sometimes glamorous, sometimes difficult, lives in Iran. But the impression is a fairly fleeting and shallow one, and it’s best enjoyed in the moment and has little resonance.

In Persepolis we see a culture where women were treated in a vastly different manner than men.

Feb 05, leynes rated it it was ok. Sattrapi about various Iranian women. Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now. A formal luncheon party is just coming to an end. No wonder I tore though this satrspi collection by Marjane Satrapi in less than an hour. It was great seeing different views and each women’s unique story. It is impossible to read Satrapi’s two earlier graphic autobiographies Persepolis: The deft ability to arouse anger and laughter in embroidereis same picture is the power of this book.

Please try again later. I almost choked laughing so hard. Aug 17, Ahmad Sharabiani rated it really liked it Shelves: Kadang kau yang menunggangi kuda, kadang kuda yang menunggangimu” Here are a few of my favorite talks between Marjane’s tough-talking grandmother, stoic mother, glamorous and eccentric aunt and their friends and neighbors: Dibuka dengan makan siang bersama di rumah keluarga Marji, setelah makan siang, para pria tidur siang.


Embroideries doesn’t continue her life-story, but rather offers examples of many others’. Embroideries Marjane Satrapi, Author. The book begins with Satrapi arriving for afternoon tea at her grandmother’s house. Dec 07, Helly rated it liked it. 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.


Why don’t we behave as Westerners do!? During this time, Satrapi went to numerous illegal parties hosted by her friends, where she met a man named Reza, a veteran of satrxpi Iran-Iraq War. They catch their readers by surprise, too, marrying words and images in odd and alluring ways to draw us into huge and hugely controversial terrain, and – before they have even begun to fill in the background – they make us feel as if embdoideries there, in the thick of it.

Satrapi decided to only focus on the closed personal world of Iranian women.