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“How did a sickly kid from a poor family in Pittsburgh become Andy Warhol, the cultural superstar?”
“There could not be a better subject for a work of graphic nonfiction (to use the author’s term) than the great Prussian naturalist Alexander von Humboldt.”
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“Does an excellent job of describing Debs’ life and work, his passion and purpose.”
“this graphic novel is for readers who know how to snap their fingers while turning the page.”
“real-life thriller about courage, despair, and an unbreakable human spirit.”
“A dynamic companion piece to the groundbreaking animated movie.”
“Love Is Walking Hand in Hand by Charles M.
Che: A Revolutionary Life (2018) is the graphic form of the book with a similar title also written by Jon Lee Anderson, published in 1997.
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A good superhero needs a great storyline to make an impression on his/her readers.
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This is a golden age of independent comics. Artists develop singular approaches, cultivate followings online, and burst into the print scene with fully developed universes and styles.
Passing for Human is a compelling weaving of stories about author-illustrator Liana Finck's mother, her father, herself and how each of them has difficulties figuring out themselves, figur
This is the time of stories about refugees and immigrants in every format possible.
This collaborative collection of comics representing a variety of voices and experiences was sparked by the concern that under President Trump abortion rights and other aspects of Obamacare would b
This unique graphic novel deserves high praise for direction and purpose.
At the University of Pennsylvania, where I teach memoir, I’ve started a tradition.
Author Sybille Titeux and Dark Horse Comics have teamed up to release a timely and sweeping graphic novel called Muhammad Ali that should literally blow fans of the boxing legend’s minds.
“Overall the book achieves its aim most efficiently and pleasurably, serving as an introduction to the academic world of Queer Theory . . .”
The emergence of the comic book to a more mature graphic novel can easily be equated to a butterfly rising from a cocoon.
The appeal of The Flash TV show on the CW network transcends age groups in a way that few television shows ever really do any more.
The For Beginners series of graphic nonfiction books take on complicated subjects in an authoritative but accessible and entertaining manner.
In author/illustrator Andy Warner’s latest graphic novel, Brief Histories of Everyday Objects, just about every major object invented on planet earth is featured in black-and-white comic s