Image of Marjane Satrapi “Embroideries” Marji, the child narrator of Marjane Satrapi’s powerful cartoon novel, Persepolis, is now a young woman in her early . From the best–selling author of Persepolis comes this gloriously entertaining and enlightening look into the sex lives of Iranian women. A review, and links to other information about and reviews of Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi.
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See and discover other items: Feb 05, leynes rated it it was ok. View all 11 comments. For instance, what about the elderly woman who though long-married and the mother of four has never seen a penis? I also don’t want those Iranians who lost their lives in prisons. The book begins with Satrapi arriving for afternoon tea at her grandmother’s house. Write a customer review. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.
To see what your friends thought of embroidfries book, please sign up. Marjane Satrapi has a gift of bringing images of Iran to life with minimal words and simple but elegant drawings. It’s about fashion, fun and also fright. The deft ability to arouse anger and laughter in the same picture is the power of this book. I have to say that it actually made me happy in part to know that ejbroideries the world over no matter how repressive of a country they live in still found time to be normal women.
July Carrie Jones nonfiction Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi Sex and secrets are the best topics for any conversation between friends.
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I expected this book to have some unexpected insights into Iranian women and their thoughts on sexuality, marriage, and men. The premise of the book is simple: Explore the Home Gift Guide. The women try to get good husbands, have good sex and lead exciting lives under harsh social sateapi, even going as far as to have the “embroidery” a vaginal tightening surgery meant to simulate smbroideries feeling of virginity of the title, but there is not a sense of judgment in Satrapi’s framing of the stories, simply a fascination with the subject.
Surely that can’t be the message she is trying to convey? The Best Books of Sebelumnya saya beruntung memperoleh buku Revolusi Iran, Dongeng seorang anak ditumpukan buku bekas di Pasar Buku Palasari. She grew embroixeries in Tehran, where she studied at the French school, before leaving for Vienna and then Strasbourg to study illustration.
Satrapi offers good, sly fun: She serves the older women in the drawing room, and thus begins an Olympic bout of trashtalking, Iranian style. When one first thinks of the conservative Islamic regime one does not associate it with any type of sexual openness. Dan setelah meriksa KTP buat ngecek umur dari tarik urat leher sama penjualna ahirna bukuna bisa embbroideries bawa pulang dengan harga 15 rebu.
See 1 question about Embroideries…. I know that this image is far from the truth.
These women are not just the butts of Embroideries ‘ jokes, they are its lifeblood. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? It merely narrates these thoughts as conversations aimed at the reader while offering no solutions, conclusions or judgments for the various issues discussed by its participants.
Emvroideries being said, it’s an embroiderles read and gives a glimpse of Iranian culture among women. A cheeky and knowing peek at the loves, sexual histories and marital secrets of.
Naturally, the subject turns to love, sex and the vagaries of men. I decided to read Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi as it sounded really appealing to me as a graphic novel. Marjane Satrapi was born in in Rasht, Iran, and currently lives in Paris.
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: To ask other readers questions about Embroideriesplease sign up.
Books of the Emboideries. Though this is a story that never stands still, there are many erudite asides about God, fundamentalism, communism, anarchism, imperialism, and the 2, years of tyranny and submission that is Satraip history. Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. The first Persepolis had a large agenda clearly stated in the preface: I was absolutely fascinated with their gossipy personalities and how comfortable they felt at poking fun at the men in their lives.
But the impression is a fairly fleeting and shallow one, and it’s best enjoyed in the moment and has little resonance. Embroiderirs the illustrative quotes chosen here are merely those the complete review subjectively believes represent the tenor and judgment of the review as a whole.
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I was enamored by her stories and the way her drawings helped illustrate the feelings she had about herself and those around her. Bold, bewitchingly humorous and politically astute. Naturally, the subject turns to loves, sex and vagaries of men His dirty shirt, his disgusting underwear, his daily ironing, his bad breath, his hemorrhoid attacks, his fuss, not to mention his bad moods, and his tantrums.
If you need to be reminded that wearing a veil doesn’t prevent you from being sassy and opinionated, then you might learn something here.