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From the author of Fun Home the lives, loves, and politics of cult fav characters Mo, Lois, Sydney, Sparrow, Ginger, Stuart, Clarice, and othersFor twenty five years Bechdels path breaking Dykes to Watch Out For strip has been collected in award winning volumes with a quarter of a million copies in print , syndicated in fifty alternative newspapers, and translated into many languages Now, at last, The Essential Dykes to Watch Out For gathers a rich, funny, deep and impossible to put down Publishers Weekly selection from all eleven Dykes volumes Here too are sixty of the newest strips, never before published in book form.Settle in to this wittily illustrated soap opera Bechdel calls it half op ed column and half endless serialized Victorian novel of the lives, loves, and politics of a cast of characters, most of them lesbian, living in a midsize American city that may or may not be Minneapolis.Her brilliantly imagined countercultural band of friends academics, social workers, bookstore clerks fall in and out of love, negotiate friendships, raise children, switch careers, and cope with aging parents.Bechdel fuses high and low culture from foreign policy to domestic routine, hot sex to postmodern theory in a serial graphic narrative suitable for humanists of all persuasions....

Title : The Essential Dykes to Watch Out For
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ISBN : 0618968806
ISBN13 : 978-0618968800
Format Type : Hardcover
Language : Deutsch
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Number of Pages : 205 Pages
File Size : 794 KB
Status : Available For Download
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