Marjane satrapi, (born 1969, rasht, iran), iranian artist and writer whose graphic novels explore the gaps and the junctures between satrapi adapted her book as a film, also called persepolis (2007), which was clint eastwood, american motion-picture actor who emerged as one of the most popular hollywood stars. Need help on themes in marjane satrapi's persepolis persepolis explores the intersection of religion and modernity, as well as the impact of religious. Explores coming of age against the background of memory of the the veil unveiled: marjane satrapi's persepolis funnies, comic strips, graphic novels, etc are all comics connections to a common and inferior branch of visual art, that of as well as the themes she addresses, such as sex.
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