Connections to Persepolis

Persepolis, a critically acclaimed graphic novel, by Marjane Satrapi is an autobiographical account of young girl raised during the Islamic revolution in Iran. The themes of Satrapi's work support align to engaging discussions in the impacts of war, censorship, women's rights, and conflict in the Middle East. A PDF and .docx is attached to each lesson article for use in your classroom.

Curriculum Connections

  • English: Persepolis 
  • History: Middle East, Women's Rights, Censorship, 20th Century World History

Lessons

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