Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Essay | Purity and Social Distinction in Persepolis and Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

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Purity and Social Distinction in Persepolis and Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl

Summary: Compares ideas of Purity and Social Distinction in the works in Persepolis and Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl. Describes how in each novel, social distinction involved birth status and the balancing of understanding the place of inferiority in their related cultures.
The two novels - Persepolis, and Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, both raise issues of social distinction, and separation, along with Identity and Purity issues in social classes. Social distinction in both novels involved birth status and the balancing of understanding the place of inferiority in their related cultures.

In the novel, Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, social class plays a role in the significance of your stature in society. Linda Brent, the protagonist of the novel, deals with separation from her parents, her siblings, and later her children- due to being born a slave. In Persepolis, Mehri, the maid of the Satrapi's was separated from her family as well at the age of five and was raised along with Marji. Both characters, (Mehri and Marji) came to be...

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