Marjane visits Uncle Anoosh in the prison. This scene occurs in the famous graphic autobiography that is written by Marane Satrapi. This autobiography revolves around her childhoos and her life in Iran during the Islamic revolution period. The title of this biography is referenced to the ancient capital of the Persian Empire.
Newsweek has ranked this book at number 5 in the best non-fiction book category of the decade. This book was first published in French. After that, it was translated in a number of different languages. There also exists a film adaptation of this biography, which has gained massive acclaim.