Posts tagged with marjane-satrapi

Mar 18 2013

The phrase "training guide" does sound a little ominous, though.


In a move that has generated a lot of online commentary, Chicago Public Schools (the nation’s third largest school district) announced last week that they would be restricting students' access to Persepolis, Marjane Satrapi’s 2003 graphic novel about growing up in Iran. We're obviously no fans of book-banning...

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Jun 23 2009

Chicken With Plums, by Marjane Satrapi


I do not enjoy tragic love stories. I rolled my eyes when Anna Karenina offed herself, I failed to sympathize with the plight of Newland Archer, and I spent most of The Great Gatsby wanting to kic...

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