Persepolis, the movie

Click on the film poster to go to Marjane Satrapi's MySpace page and see the trailers for the animated version of her great comic book Persepolis (which you should read if you haven't yet.)


Issandr El Amrani

Issandr El Amrani is a Cairo-based writer and consultant. His reporting and commentary on the Middle East and North Africa has appeared in The Economist, London Review of Books, Financial Times, The National, The Guardian, Time and other publications. He also publishes one of the longest-running blog in the region,