Vision and Precarity in Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis

  title={Vision and Precarity in Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis},
  author={Golnar Nabizadeh},
  journal={WSQ: Women's Studies Quarterly},
  pages={152 - 167}
What does it mean to survive, and when, and how, does survival matter? As the editors of this special issue have suggested, "To survive is messy, elaborate, layered," contingent as it is on biological, political, and material conditions that support life or liveliness. The claim for the renewed centrality of survival in modern times rests on the recognition of widespread threats to human life, social, and physical environments brought about by political violence, social persecution, and… 
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