Gutter Space #9: Flashbacks in Will Eisner’s A Family Matter
Gutter Space #9 by Leslie Salas Flashbacks in Will Eisner’s A Family Matter We’re going a little bit old school this week by taking a look a cartooning legend Will Eisner’s A Family Matter. Before we jump in, I’m going to take a moment to be honest. As you can see by my previous Gutter Space… Continue reading
Gutter Space #2: Thompson’s Narrative Braiding in Habibi
Gutter Space #2 by Leslie Salas Thompson’s Narrative Braiding in Habibi In the graphic novel Habibi, Craig Thompson uses the theme of willing- versus forced-sacrifice to effectively braid narratives from the Bible and the Qur’an with the coming of age stories of orphans Dodola and Zam. This juxtaposition of stories and images emphasizes influences the… Continue reading
Episode 28: J.T. Waldman
Episode 28 of The Drunken Odyssey, your favorite podcast about creative writing, literature, and drinking, is available on iTunes, or right click here to download On this week’s show, I interview the comic book writer and artist J. T. Waldman, and Elizabeth Sauchelli discusses Star Girl. Texts Discussed Darin Strauss’s Reasons to Rejoyce. Notes Episode 28 of The Drunken… Continue reading
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