Veil Symbol Timeline in Persepolis
The timeline below shows where the symbol Veil appears in Persepolis. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
...because bilingual schools are seen as markers of capitalism and decadence. Afterwards, “we found ourselves veiled and separated from our friends,” Marjane describes. On the streets there are demonstrations for and... (full context)
...explains that by “women like me,” the men meant women who do not wear a veil. Marjane’s mother comes home markedly shaken. The family watches TV, where a fundamentalist representative explains... (full context)
...Revolution, which was founded in 1982 to arrest women who do not conform to the veil wearing law. Marjane wears her veil improperly. The two members question her about her clothes,... (full context)