Alison Bechdel: Love and Death and Comics

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Alison Bechdel: Love and Death and Comics

The author of "Dykes to Watch Out For" and "Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic" will discuss how the political and the personal inform her groundbreaking comics.

Thursday, April 10, 2014
4:30pm-6:00pm
Life Sciences Lecture Hall, Room 100
Intended Audience(s): Public
Categories: Lectures & Seminars

Alison Bechdel is the creator of the long-running self-syndicated comic strip Dykes to Watch Out For.  She came to critical success with her graphic memoirs Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic and Are You My Mother?: A Comic Drama. Bechdel edited Best American Comics 2011, and has drawn comics for SlateMcSweeney’sEntertainment WeeklyThe New York Times Book Review, and Granta. She is also a recipient of a Guggenheim Fellowship.

 

For more information, contact:
Laura Belback
(603) 646-0896

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