Why Satrapi's Persepolis is More Relevant Than Ever
TIME / James Poniewozik

Satrapi, now living in France, has to be conscious of this, having spoken out against the suspicious election result. If you want to learn more about where she, and many other Iranian women, are coming from, go out now and get the movie and/or the books. They're powerful reminders of what's at stake in Iran, and how even after decades of repression, a people can still find the eye of the tiger.

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