A Family TragicomicGraphic Novel - 2006
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An unusual memoir done in the form of a graphic novel by a cult favorite comic artist offers a darkly funny family portrait that details her relationship with her father, a historic preservation expert dedicated to restoring the family's Victorian home, funeral home director, high-school English ... Read More »
This graphic novel memoir by a cult favorite comic artist offers a darkly funny family portrait that details her relationship with her father – a funeral home director, high school English teacher, and closeted homosexual.
Seattle Librarians Feb 21, 2013
Bechdel’s graphic novel memoir explores her fraught relationship with her perfectionist father who reveals to his daughter that he is gay shortly before he dies, a revelation that coincides with Bechdel’s coming-out as a lesbian.
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