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What was it like to be a woman in the twentieth century? What was it like to live through two world wars?
This is a great way for men and women to understand what our mothers and grandmothers have lived through.
One day ten year old Bill wakes up to find his mum insists on dressing him in a bright pink dress - and then everyone treats him as if he were a girl. It's a rude awakening to the gendered reality of home and school life.
'Mother' is a word heavy with associations.
Persepolis is the story, in graphic novel form, of Marjane Satrapi's coming of age in post-revolution Iran.