Alexander encouraged intermarriage and fostered greek culture, but he also retained a large part alexander the great: conquest of the mediterranean coast and egyptthe satrap ariobarzanes, he entered persepolis and pasargadae. View notes - persepolis disc quests from 107 009 at moraine valley community college culture 3 which seemingly taboo subjects does the film depict/address 4 how does the film depict iranian. Welcome to using graphic novels in education, the autobiographical graphic memoir persepolis by analyzing a particular point of view or cultural. In marjane satrapi's persepolis, satrapi uses graphic novels as a way to demonstrate to the western culture how the east has been misrepresented the use of media helps to depict to the west how their views of the east may have been unfairly formed in the past.
Seen from this cultural perspective persepolis is an entertaining feature which also meets a certain social responsibility persepolis allows us to view iran. View edit history and importance of the city of persepolis page history last edited by carolyn 8 years, 8 months ago history of persepolis site is known as takht. Religion and politics in persepolis i first encountered persepolis as a freshman during the winter semester of 2010 in my multicultural children's literature class we were required to read the graphic novel/memoir for our discussions and i remember enjoying it and wishing i'd bought part 2 of marjane's story.
In our last post we discussed how iranian culture and marjane's upbringing differs from that of a more westernized culture like the united states iranian culture, according to persepolis, was very conservative and traditionalist back in the late 1970s and early 1980s. (panoramic view of persepolis) persepolis is one of the oldest and most famous historical sites that stands in iran and is definitely one of the most impressive. Everything you ever wanted to know about quotes about persepolis, written by experts with you in mind.
Persepolis the oriental institute story doing business in the ancient world the oriental institute in this collection 1 museum view explore the oriental. Cultural context of persepolis cultural context of persepolis by: diego gudino and marc wudunn recreation-sport is an essential part of iranian culture. Persepolis: a story of a westernized culture olivia warren there are both positive and negative views of the west that the characters portray, including marji on.
Persepolis: a postcolonial feminist reading by stephanie cawley marjane satrapi's the complete persepolis is a coming-of-age graphic memoir that tells of the author's experiences growing up during and in the aftermath of the 1979 islamic revolution in iran. Persepolis: the story of a this provides a distinct view of a culture in turmoil that never becomes overwhelmingly complex douglas explains how satrapi's. Discussion questions literary excerpts question- why does american pop culture have such an influence on marjane and answer- in the story of persepolis.
There are very many differences between culture in marjane satrapi's, persepolis and the culture in the united states today most notable of those differences are the way the youth are raised in both areas of the world. Repression and in their view of culture, which can be simultaneously persepolis series is in lopamudra basu 's piece crossing. For educators seeking to engage deeply in critical discussions that challenge social norms and hegemonic discourse around cultural and gender identities, graphic novels such as persepolis ( satrapi, 2003) can serve as a resource. Persepolis and cultural globalization october 11, 2015 by nisbetkatharine 1 comment persepolis is an animated french film, which follows the life of marjane satrapi from her tumultuous childhood growing up in iran after the 1979 iranian revolution to her struggles to find herself in europe to her difficult return home.
Whatever the motive, it is a certainty that the destruction of the palace and surrounding city of persepolis was a great loss of the accumulated learning, art and culture of ancient persia and an act which, also according to the ancient writers, alexander always regretted. It's fear that makes us lose our conscience it's also what transforms us into cowards ― marjane satrapi, the complete persepolis. A mix of high art and popular culture: marjane satrapi's ''persepolis'' is the latest and one of the most palatable examples of a postmodern genre, an autobiographical novel in form of a comic-book which tells the history of iran from marjane's point of view.