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Maus now : selected writings

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Graphic fiction ; First edition.

"Richly illustrated with images from Art Spiegelman's work, Maus Now gathers together many of contemporary culture's leading critics, authors, and academics on the radical achievement and innovation of Maus more than forty years since its first publication. Pulitzer Prize-winning author Art Spiegelman is one of our most influential contemporary artists, and it is hard to overstate his effect on postwar American culture. Maus has shaped the fields of literature, history, and art, and enlivened our collective sense of what these practices can accomplish. Maus Now: Selected Writings collects responses to the work that confirm its unique and terrain-shifting status. Here, writers such as Philip Pullman, Robert Storr, Ruth Franklin, and others approach Maus from a wide range of viewpoints and traditions, inspired by the material's complexity. The book is organized into three very loosely chronological sections: "Contexts," "Problems of Representation," and "Legacy," and offers translations of important French, Hebrew, and German essays on Maus for the first time. Maus is revelatory, and generative, in profound and long-lasting ways. With this collection, American literary scholar (and expert on comics and graphic narratives) Hillary Chute assembles the best work around the globe exploring this classic graphic biography"--

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Gainesville Public Library - Silver Springs 741.5 Chu (Text)
Adult Nonfiction
52138300288821
Available
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Macedon Public Library 741.5 MAU (Text)
Adult New Nonfiction
52121300773281
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This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
Naples Library 741.5973 MAUS (Text)
Chadwick Collection
52124300436784
Checked out
02/02/2023
This copy is new and can only be picked up at this library.
  Chadwick Collection

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