Embroideries

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‘Embroideries’ gathers together many of the women in Marjane Satrapi’s life – family, friends and neighbours – for an afternoon of tea-drinking and talking, during which the women reminisce and reflect on the realities of sexuality and marriage in Iranian society.

ISBN: 9780224087407 Author: Satrapi, Marjane Publisher: Vintage Publication Date: 4th September 2008 Imprint: Jonathan Cape Cover: Paperback Dewey: 741.5 (edition:22) Pages: 144 Readership: General - Trade / Code: K Category: Subjects: , , ,

From the bestselling author of Persepolis comes this humorous and enlightening look at the sex lives of Iranian women. Embroideries gathers together Marjane’s tough-talking grandmother, stoic mother, glamorous and eccentric aunt and their friends and neighbours for an afternoon of tea-drinking and talk. Naturally, the subject turns to loves, sex and vagaries of men…

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