ABOUT THE BOOK
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
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Birth: 1969 Rasht, Iran
Address: Paris, France
Education: Attended Lycee Francais (Tehran, Iran) and studied illustration in Strasbourg, France.
Career: Writer and illustrator.
Genre(s): Graphic novels. Children's literature. Screenplay. Film script. Comic books.
Awards: 2004 Alex Award and 2004 Booklist Top Ten Graphic Novels designation for Persepolis.
- Tully, A. (2004). An interview with Marjane Satrapi. Retrieved April 8, 2010, from Bookslut Web site: http://www.bookslut.com/features/2004_10_003261.php
- Kutschera, C. (2002). IRAN: Marjane Satrapi's "Persepolis": The Iranian revolution seen through the eyes of a 10-year old girl. Retrieved April 8, 2010, from Chris Kutschera 30 Years of Journalism Web site: http://www.chris-kutschera.com/%20A/Marjane%20Satrapi.htm
- Vincent. (2002). L'interview! Marjane Satrapi [in French]. Retrieved April 8, 2010, from BD Selection Web site: http://www.bdselection.com/php/?rub=page_dos&id_dossier=51
- Pantheon. (n.d.). Marjane Satrapi: On writing "Persepolis". Retrieved April 8. 2010, from Random House Web site: http://www.randomhouse.com/pantheon/graphicnovels/satrapi2.html
- Gross, G., & Satrapi, M. (n.d.). Illustrator Marjane Satrapi [Audio interview]. Retrieved April 8, 2010, from National Public Radio, Fresh Air Web site: http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=1283520
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This list includes other writings by Marjane Satrapi.
- Satrapi, M. (2003). Persepolis. New York, NY: Pantheon Books.
- Satrapi, M. (2004) Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return. New York, NY: Pantheon Books.
- Satrapi, M. (2005). Embroideries. New York, NY: Pantheon Books.
- Satrapi, M. (2006). Chicken with plums. New York, NY: Pantheon Books.
- Satrapi, M. (2006) How can one be Persian? In Lila Azam Zanganeh (Ed.), My sister, guard your veil; my brother, guard your eyes: Uncensored Iranian voices. Boston, MA: Beacon Press.
- Satrapi, M, & Paronnaud, V.(2007). Persepolis [Videorecording]. Sony Picture Classics.
- Satrapi, M. (2008). The veil: From Persepolis. In Jennifer Heath (Ed.), The veil: women writers on its history, lore, and politics. Berkeley, CA: University of California Press.