Estranging the Familiar: "East" and "West" in Satrapi's Persepolis

@article{Naghibi2005EstrangingTF,
  title={Estranging the Familiar: "East" and "West" in Satrapi's Persepolis},
  author={Nima Naghibi and Andrew O'malley},
  journal={ESC: English Studies in Canada},
  year={2005},
  volume={31},
  pages={223 - 247}
}
PERSEPOLIS: THE STORY of A CHILDHOOD (2003) is Marjane Satrapi's highly acclaimed coming-of-age story set in revolutionary Iran. It is part of a new wave of autobiographical writing by diasporic Iranian women, which includes such authors as Tara Bahrampour (Too See and See Again: A Life in Iran and America, 2000), Gelareh Assayesh (Saffron Sky: A Life Between Iran and America, 2002), Firoozeh Dumas (Funny in Farsi: A Memoir of Growing Lip Iranian in America, 2003), Azar Nafisi (Reading Lolita… 
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