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I would recommend the book only to Satrapi fans. Sqtrapi make a small commission! Advised to scream a lot and cut her upper thigh with a razor blade to produce the necessary blood, she panics and cuts her husband instead. Satrapi told of her experiences growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution.

A subversive sisterhood

Refresh and try again. This is the last book I’ve read of hers that is autobiographical, and it doesn’t necessarily hold up to the weight of the Persepolis series, but it is valuable in its own way. It is haunted by the ghosts of superheroes and generally assumed to be easy reading for sluggish children.

This is why Swtrapi adored Marji’s mother in Sattapi 2. She married him at the age of 21, but divorced roughly three years later.

To ask other readers questions about Embroideriesplease sign up. Her grandmother begins the session with an anecdote about a friend who was terrified of her new husband discovering that she was not a virgin. Broderiws you’re interested in buying Embroideriesjust click on the image below to go through my link. The potential is fantastic to really delve into the beliefs and traditions surrounding these topics.

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.

I believe that an entire nation should not be judged by the wrongdoings of a few extremists. Nah, setelah itu bukuna disimpen aja gak dibuka dulu sehari, niatna masukin aja dulu bukuna di rak gudrid tapi ahirna memutuskan baca dulu ripyu dari teman2 yang sudah ngerating buku ini dan muncul lah kalimat2 seperti ini: Embroideries starts out with Marjane Satrapi and her family and friends sitting down with their drinks to devote themselves to their favorite activity: Sebelumnya saya beruntung memperoleh buku Revolusi Iran, Dongeng seorang satrwpi ditumpukan buku bekas di Pasar Buku Palasari.


To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. It’s interesting, because their conversation makes it seem like they have some power while living under harsh social restrictions but as Reading this graphic novel was like being invited to tea with a group of Iranian women, except that the talk turned interestingly enough to arranged marriages, cheating husbands, and faking your virginity.

Observing a young Satrapi in the company of her mother, grand broeries, aunts and other female friends sitting around their tea — while the male members are enjoying a nap after a family dinner — and gossiping, is an experience like the observer is right among them sipping tea — at times even feeling like a voyeur – and listening to their confidential lives, their anxieties, their own personal struggle against datrapi and personal oppression and their intimate feelings of guilt and pleasure.

Kimberly Reflections of a Book Addict http: What a great story! Marjane Satrapi is most probably my favorite graphic novel illustrator. She a Marjane Satrapi Persian: Find more reviews and bookish fun at http: It was great seeing different views and each women’s unique story.

I wasn’t amazed by it but it did the job. When a married man comes to his mistress She grew up in Tehran, where she studied at the French school, before leaving for Vienna and then Strasbourg to study illustration. After an almost deadly bout of pneumonia, she returned to Iran.

Satrapi’s aunt describes being forced at 13 to marry a man 56 years her senior.

It is impossible to read Satrapi’s two earlier graphic autobiographies Persepolis: Finished in one shot, that’s how amazing and laughable this book was. Dibuka dengan makan siang bersama di rumah keluarga Marji, setelah makan siang, para pria tidur siang.

Dan sarapi meriksa KTP buat ngecek umur dari tarik urat leher sama penjualna ahirna bukuna bisa di bawa pulang dengan harga 15 rebu. Her graphic novel Persepolis is remarkable and hilarious, and her notable humor is present here as well.


She tells the stories of about 7 women in pages, but not narrative pages, comic-book style pages – this, like “Persepolis”, is a graphic novel. I’ll still read her other book about Iran, “Chicken with Plums” and hope that she’s returned to her evocative story-telling.

Or satrap girl who married an old man when she was thirteen years old? This is meant to be a humorous read, but those of us that are familiar with such archaic, persisting, and damaging beliefs and actions that the women experience will feel some anger or sadness.

I wondered if the public library in my town might have some of her books on hand since they’ve just added in a collection of graphic novels upstairs for adult readers. Knowing all this, the synopsis for Embroideries intrigued me greatly in the satrapo that it afforded me an opportunity to see the female Iranian brpderies behind closed doors.

Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi

I have the freedom to be what I want to be, say what I want to say, and love who I want to love. That totally rubbed me the wrong way and left a bitter taste in my mouth. View all 22 comments. What is equally unclear is the reason for naming her extended anecdote in this way. Divertente, toccante e illuminante! There’s nothing extremely special about that. My senior year in college I was introduced to a graphic novel memoir by Art Spiegelman entitled Maus.

In “Embroideries”, the setting is an after-dinner tea party between several women of different ages telling their stories abut love and sex.

I was pleasantly surprised by how sex positive the comic was. Now let me tell you about something that happened to a friend of mine I know that this image is far from the truth. Topics Books The Observer. The satgapi title refers to surgery, ‘the full embroidery’, to reinstate a woman’s virginity.

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