Persepolis Ed Cafes
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Friday, Nov 18th
Will - western influences shape today’s middle east
Jon: “What makes Punks and Anarchists attractive.”
Mariah: Marjane and feminism
Grant - use of black and white in story
Chris - How the West stereotypes the Middle East.
Tucker - Muslim leaders have perpetuated stereotypes
Dan - use of drugs in Persepolis 2
Sydney - adjusting to a new society - communication and assimilation
Chandler - absent
Adam - absent
Cody - how people live two lives in Iran - rebellion for identity
Jesse - how the outside world forces Marjane to change
Holly - how Marjane ‘raised’ herself - independence and family
Erin “The Revolutionary Child”
Kailey: Marjane’s homeless life leading to her failed suicide.
Aydan - religous roles in the book
Nate F. - second half of book her identity and culture connection
Sarah: Living with someone you can’t talk to.
Sally - escapism - not only how but also the downward spiral
Liz - freedom away from Iran - does it actually make her more free
Nate C. - how negative influences shaped her to who she is
Sara: Assimilation in moderation
Maura - Why did Marjane’s father allow her to get married if he knew it would fail?
Alex - absent
Tyler: The communication of Marjane & the world.