From Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood by Marjane Satrapi, translated by Mattias Ripa & Blake Ferris, translation
Copyright (c) 2003 by L'Association, Paris, France. Used by permission of Pantheon Books, a division of Random House, Inc.
What are the roles for women in Iranian society as depicted in the book? How do Marjane, her mother, and grandmother both play into and resist those roles?
Although not required to wear a veil or burka in America, what other kinds of veils do we wear on a daily basis? How does clothing restrict or liberate us?
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