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Rereading PERSEPOLIS in 2020: What I’ve Learned and What to Read Next

A reader on revisiting Marjane Satrapi's graphic memoir PERSEPOLIS, and finding a cultural connection as well as more books like PERSEPOLIS.

6 Cute Graphic Memoirs About Relationships

Get your tea and blanket ready for some cute graphic memoirs about relationships to keep you warm this fall.

10 Short Graphic Novels and Memoirs to Read in One Sitting

When life is too hard or too busy, pick up a graphic novel to read in one sitting is just what the doctor ordered. Here are 10 one-sitting comic books that get the job done.

I (Re-)Discovered Comics in Grad School: 5 Favorites

How often do you hear “grad school” and “pleasure reading” used in the same sentence? Not very often. Comics changed that for this reader.

5 Graphic Novels and Memoirs for People Who Say They Don’t Like Graphic Novels and Memoirs

Take a look at this list of graphic novels and memoirs for novices and people who think they don't like graphic novels and memoirs.

Graphic Memoirs and Novels That I’m Excited About Right Now

Check out these forthcoming and recently released graphic novels and memoirs that have reignited one reader's interest in this visual storytelling form.

Autobiographical Comics about Difficult Writing Lives

Here are just a few autobiographical comics about difficult writing lives, drawing on the authors’ own experiences.

MARCH and Racism in America: A Brief Personal Story

Megan discusses what the John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell story MARCH means to her, a white woman from Atlanta.

5 Graphic Memoirs to Pick Up Immediately

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3 On A YA Theme: Graphic Memoirs of Foreign Places

Global citizenship has been on my mind a lot lately. What does it mean to be conscious of the world ...

Making the Jump from Lit to Comics: Where To Start

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Genre Kryptonite: Graphic Memoirs

I love to read memoirs, but the one subgenre, if you will, that I tend to avoid is the dysfunctional ...