Vox Populi

A Public Sphere for Poetry, Politics, and Nature: over 400,000 monthly users

Video: Persepolis author Marjane Satrapi

When not hard at work on a page of comic art, Marjane Satrapi lights up a cigarette and remembers how, due to the last forty years of constant war and political upheaval in her native Iran, no Iranian of her generation has lived anything like a “normal” life.



One comment on “Video: Persepolis author Marjane Satrapi

  1. socialinform
    June 21, 2015

    Thank you posting this nice video. I am Iranian and a big fan of Satrapi. I was stunned when I watched Perspolis, it was so much like my own life. BTW I have a blog where I post about non-political things from Iran focusing on people, culture, arts, nature, travel reports … with lots of photos. By having diverse topics it should give an interesting view into Iran and the Iranian society: http://theotheriran.com/tag/photos/
    I hope you enjoy the posts.


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Enter your email address to follow Vox Populi and receive new posts by email.

Join 10,771 other followers

Blog Stats

  • 4,522,363 hits


%d bloggers like this: