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Embroideries

Denise Levertov

Embroideries

by Denise Levertov

  • 113 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Black Sparrow Press in Los Angeles .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Denise Levertov.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3562.E8876 E4 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination9 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4938355M
LC Control Number76365577

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The embroideries of the books title refer to the surgical restoration of ones vagina to a state similar to that of a virgin. Whether this includes hymen reconstruction or merely the tightening of an age-and-use-worn genitalia, Satrapis book never makes clear.

In the end, it doesnt really matter, probably/5. Embroideries is ultimately a book about human passions and pleasures, and it is told in a lighthearted and humorous manner. How does Satrapi manage to infuse the book with so much humor, despite its many painful topics.

Show More. Editorial Reviews. Tantalizing Bold, bewitchingly humorous and politically astuteBrand: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group. “Embroideries is as funny, opinionated, controversial and surprising as any good comic or conversation should be.” — “Subversive Satrapi’s book is a mocking rebuke to the cult of chastity, and a statement about the way human passions find their way around Embroideries book most determined repression.” —Salon/5().

Mini Hoop Embroideries: Over 60 little masterpieces to stitch and wear Paperback – November 6, #N#Sonia Lyne (Author) › Visit Amazon's Sonia Lyne Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central.

Sonia Lyne (Author) out of 5 stars 36 ratings/5(34). “Embroideries is as funny, opinionated, controversial and surprising as any good comic or conversation should be.” — “Subversive Satrapi’s Embroideries book is a mocking rebuke to the cult of chastity, and a statement about the way human passions find their way around the most determined repression.” —Salon.

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In Marjane Satrapi's latest book, Embroideries, she takes on the sex lives of Iranian women. Like in her past books the author brings to life colorful, lively women who discuss their most inner secrets about men, love, and "getting your virginity back," as where the title of the book comes from.5/5(5).

Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi pp, Jonathan Cape, £ The time: the early s. The place: a well-appointed house in Tehran. A formal luncheon party is just coming to an end.

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Book Reviews Marjane Satrapi “Embroideries” Embroideries is an intimate examination of sexual politics in post-revolutionary Iran.

Satrapi has a keen eye for the deceptions that men and women practice on one another in a society poised uneasily between tradition and modernity.

Marji's grandmother tells the story of Nahid, an old friend. The author's grandmother, seated comfortably in her chair near the beginning of the book boils down why this book is so important. She says, "to speak behind others' backs is the ventilator of the heart." In Embroideries Satrapi sets up a beautiful confessional space for the women in her life to ventilate.

By extension, she challenges all. Use filters above to easily find your favourite Embroidery Collection or browse the entire Embroidery Catalogue here. Browse the Embroidery Catalogue online. The book begins as a sort of gallery of the finished embroideries, with very little text, all in beautiful photography, and very clear so you can really see the stitched detail.

Then, there’s an area devoted to stitch instructions. The stitches used are usually few in number and simple. In this book, for example, I think the featured stitches. The information about Embroideries shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book. Get this from a library. Embroideries. [Marjane Satrapi] -- A collection of stories and anecdotes, told in the form of a graphic novel, reveals the love and sex lives of a group of women as revealed during an afternoon of conversation and tea-drinking.

Embroideries by Marjane Satrapi available in Hardcover onalso read synopsis and reviews. When a group of women Marjane Satrapi's beloved, tough-talking grandmother, her. New letter each day Monday - Friday Only. Click photo to download. I try to be as fair as I can.

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From the best-selling author of Persepolis comes this gloriously entertaining and enlightening look into the sex lives of Iranian deries gathers together Marjane’s tough-talking grandmother, stoic mother, glamorous and eccentric aunt and their friends and neighbors for an afternoon of tea drinking and talking.

Naturally, the subject turns to love, sex and the vagaries /5(K). Embroideries gathers together Marjane’s tough talking grandmother, stoic mother, glamorous and eccentric aunt and their friends and neighbors for an afternoon of tea drinking and talking. Naturally, the subject turns to love, sex and the vagaries of men.

book an exhibition. A Wonderfully Unique Exhibit. The embroideries in this collection are created by a group of Rwandan women living in the aftermath of the Genocide Against the Tutsis.

Their workshop, called Savane Rutongo-Kabuye, reflects the entrepreneurial spirit of Rwanda twenty years post-genocide. Book an exhibit for your. Embroideries is another of Marjane Satrapi's autobiographical books, heavy on the comic book-type illustrations, fairly light on the text. Embroideries doesn't continue her life-story, but rather offers examples of many others'.

The setting is a Tehran Kaffeeklatsch (well, a tea-klatsch), a gathering of women presided over by Marjane's grandmother.Embroideries Pdf about Embroideries book PDF: This book is writen by Marjane Satrapi.

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