Tag: fiction

The refuse of a nation

A new work from Brooklyn-based illustrator, painter, and animation artist Matt Huynh dramatizes a moving piece of fiction by Pulitzer Prize-winning author and critic Viet Thanh Nguyen.

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Will Eisner’s graphic novel and City of Clowns

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In a popular excerpt of a new book called Will Eisner: Champion of the Graphic Novel (Abrams ComicArts) from former DC Comics president and writer Paul Levitz, a lengthy discussion of the roots of graphic novels yields mentions of various watershed works and “titles that helped define the form,” including the woodcut novels of Lynd Ward and Frans Masereel.