Bordados has ratings and reviews. Hilda said: I was disappointed by Marjane Satrapi’s follow up to the fantastic two volume Persepolis. Buy Bordados / Embroideries 2 by Marjane Satrapi (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Bordados by Marjane Satrapi, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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This was a library in a different county, and I could not check the book out. Satrapi said that “But you have to know the kings of the Qajar dynasty, they had hundreds of wives. According to Persepolis, one Scud hit the house next to hers, killing her friend and mrjane family.

The review is rated PG13, for some of the content discussed. Paperbackpages. Zion rated it did not like it Jan 10, Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.

Really a great work. Great book about marriage, couple life, love and sex in Iran. Mira rated it did not like it Jan 22, And I suppose even I did.

There’s nothing extremely special about that. I think that generally speakinga bofdados isn’t really photogenic. According to her autobiographical graphic novel, Persepolis, she stayed in Marnane through her high school years, staying in friends’ homes, but spent three months living on the streets.

To ask other readers questions about Bordadosplease sign up. It reads like a quick chronicle of the sqtrapi misadventures of a bunch of Iranian women of bordadox ages.

Though it gave me some insight into the live of an Iranian minority; non-Muslims, and that was interesting. I was not expecting to read such liberal discussions of their sex lives. Satrapi was trying to achieve. Who would not like to be a part of it or even get a glimpse of customs in Iran. His dirty shirt, his disgusting underwear, his daily ironing, his bad breath, his hemorrhoid attacks, his fuss, not to mention his bad moods, and his tantrums.


Though I appreciated the idea of a “gendered space” for women, I just didn’t find the subject matter intriguing or interesting.

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Satrapi said that “But you have to know the kings of the Qajar dynasty, they had hundreds of wives. There’s nothing extremely special about that. Damn, Satrapi never stops to amaze you and make you laugh at the same time. To ask other readers questions about Bordadosmarjan sign up.

Loosely, of a work’s feminist credentials: But, as a whole, there’s a whole lot more here bordadps appreciate then just shocking the conservative cultural norms of the west. I long for more and more.

Satrapi does it again, allowing us to peer into the lives of Iranian women. Kristen rated it did not like it May 09, I sometimes feel guilty about being an American woman.

Women talks have been, throughout history, degraded and negated as just chatter and gossip. I live for those moments when my mother and I get to discuss old memories of hers and mine. What did I think?

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But jarjane wasn’t what I expected. Some of these women are paranoid about tradition maintaining ones virginity in order to be “pure” before marriage, agreeing to an arranged marriagewhile others defy it losing their virginity before marriage and seeking “embroidery” surgery to renew it, running away from the spouses they abhor.


I read this graphic novel for a marjae, and I must admit I wasn’t too impressed. Buku bergambar alias Novel Grafis pertama juga yang aku miliki. She grew up in Tehran, where she studied at the French school, before leaving for Vienna and then Strasbourg to study illustration.

I was disappointed by this thin volume, not because it was thin, but because it was flat. No trivia or quizzes yet.

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After an almost deadly bout of pneumonia, she returned to Iran. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Lists with This Book. Rather wordy for a comic book. Books by Marjane Satrapi. Here are a few of my favorite talks between Marjane’s tough-talking grandmother, stoic mother, glamorous and bofdados aunt and their friends and neighbors: Heatherish rated it did not like it Dec 20, Bawdy and quite fun. She married him at the age of 21, but divorced roughly three years later.

If you’re interested in buying Embroideriesjust satapi on the image below to go through my link. What elevates this book is the natural flow of the dialogue and the sense that we are fully included into this family. So when I found Embroideries at a second-hand bookshop, I thought I’d give it a try.

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