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Tehran, Vienna, Paris: The Cultural Geographies of Persepolis

Citation
Johnston C (2015) Tehran, Vienna, Paris: The Cultural Geographies of Persepolis. In: Barta P & Powrie P (eds.) Bicultural Literature and Film in French and English. Routledge Studies in Comparative Literature, 1. New York and London: Routledge, pp. 105-118. https://www.routledge.com/Bicultural-Literature-and-Film-in-French-and-English/I-Barta-Powrie/p/book/9781138832862

Abstract
Analysis of questions related to late 20th-century urban geographies (the onscreen depiction of bodies - both individual and collective, and, crucially, female - as socially significant spaces; and an individual experience of exile and its in-between spaces) as they emerge in Marjane Satrapi's film Persepolis.

Keywords
Cinema; Animation; Gender; Urban Geography; Bodies; Exile; Transnational Cinema; Persepolis; Marjane Satrapi

StatusPublished
Author(s)Johnston, Cristina
Title of seriesRoutledge Studies in Comparative Literature
Number in series1
Publication date31/12/2015
URLhttp://hdl.handle.net/1893/23866
PublisherRoutledge
Publisher URLhttps://www.routledge.com/…ok/9781138832862
Place of publicationNew York and London
ISBN978-1138832862
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