In shiraz, visit persepolis i think it's around 50 km away from downtown but its worth a visit iran - reflections may 5, 2014, 9:08 am hi. How to write reflection essay how to write a reflection essay basically, writing a reflection essay is a good exercise to sharpen your critical thinking skills. Upon reading persepolis, i became aware of how just how much can be conveyed through the medium of black and white graphic novels in my experience, comic books make up for the lack of detailed narration in colorful art work and progressive images, yet persepolis managed to convey a wide range of ideas and emotions in simple black and white. What did you learn about the history of iran from this unit, i learned more about the iranian revolution i learned about the leaders, changes and causes of the revolution.
Persepolis amazing, intriguing, and unimaginable are just a few words to describe how i felt about persepolis while i read this true life story of marjane satrapi this book has helped me to see all the life struggles, good times, and adversities that marji faced between the ages of nine to thirteen. Persepolis reflective statement having an interactive oral always improves my understanding of the cultural and contextual elements of the book, as it provides more aspects and points of view to consider and add to my own analysis of the book. Over the weekend you will finish reading persepolis in the comment section below, write a thoughtful reflection on your thoughts, feelings, and opinions on the graphic novel.
Marjane writes a book called persepolis (2003) about her childhood in iran and to change the negative stereotypes associated with iran, and their people in her introduction, satrapi says that in writing the book she wanted to portray that iran and its people are about more than fundamentalism. Courtney chappell mrs mckinley honors english ii march 25, 2014 persepolis in what ways has your family influenced the way you grew up or what you wanted to do in the future.
In persepolis, heralded by the los angeles times as one of the freshest and most original memoirs of our day, marjane satrapi dazzled us with her heartrending memoir-in-comic-strips about growing up in iran during the islamic revolution. Her reflection remains mute with its back turned to us again, the point here is that mirrors function in persepolis as sites of subjective fragmentation.
Persepolis is valuable in the way that it creates an interpretive lens of childhood from which to view the historical circumstances of the 1979 iranian revolution and the iran-iraq war the opening pages of the narrative are a reflection on the search for identity.
Reflection: student grouping persepolis star students were supposed to do a close reading of one section of persepolis on friday and a more general analysis of. Persepolis was also adapted into a 2007 film of the same name, written and directed by satrapi along with vincent paronnaud the film won a jury prize at the 2007 cannes film festival and was nominated for an academy award for best animated picture.
Name _____ period _____ persepolis chapter reflection sheet – chapters 1-3 s h o r t s u m m a ry w ho/w hat inf lue n ce d marji. Transcript of themes, motifs, and symbols in persepolis symbols, motifs, & themes in persepolis symbols symbols represent or stand for something else. Persepolis is an amazing book it definitely is a book that i would recommend to my family and friends i defiantly learned a lot of things while reading persepolis.Download