Persepolis: the Story of a Childhood

As a child, Marjane Satrapi wanted to be a prophet when she grew up. She even began writing her own holy book; among her dictates were such rules as “no old person should have to suffer” and “all maids should eat at the table with the others.” Raised by modern, Marxist-leaning parents, Marji was an … Continue reading Persepolis: the Story of a Childhood