Jul 032009
 

Originally published to wide critical acclaim in France, where it elicited comparisons to Art Spiegelman’s Maus, Persepolis is Marjane Satrapi‘s wise, funny, and heartbreaking memoir of growing up in Iran during the Islamic Revolution…randomhouse.com

PersepolisA graphic novel that prove this genre is about more than colorful spandex-ed superheroes. Timely and pertinent.

Dec 082008
 

This post is not about religion, it’s about architecture. Not just architecture, but unusual architecture, and to be more exact – unusual churches.

A glorious Church is like a magnificent feast; there is all the variety that may be, but every one chooses out a dish or two that he likes, and lets the rest alone: how glorious soever the Church is, every one chooses out of it his own religion, by which he governs himself, and lets the rest alone…John Selden

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