The Book Club Pune hosted to an online discussion (5th April, 2020) on the graphic novel:”PERSEPOLIS”by Marjane Satrapi The discussion was led by Dr. Snober Sataravala.
Persepolis is an autobiographical series of French comics by Marjane Satrapi that depicts her childhood up to her early adult years in Iran during and after the Islamic Revolution. The title Persepolis is a reference to the ancient capital of the Persian Empire. Originally published in French, the graphic memoir has been translated to many other languages, including English, Spanish, Catalan, Portuguese, Italian, Greek, Swedish, Finnish, Georgian, and others. As of 2018, it has sold more than 2 million copies worldwide. Persepolis was written in 2000 and Persepolis 2 was written in 2004.