Marjane Satrapi

Marjane Satrapi was born in Rasht, Iran. She now lives in Paris, where she is a regular contributor to magazines and newspapers throughout the world, including the New Yorker and the New York Times. She is the author of Persepolis, Persepolis 2, Embroideries, Chicken with Plumsand several children’s books. She cowrote and codirected the animated feature film version of Persepoliswhich was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Feature. [2022 Jan 05]