We can say that the graphic novel exists, as a form that different artists can use to express powerful feelings, incompatible realities, and inscrutable historical truths, in a way that they could not in any other medium. Moreover, we can say that the graphic novel should exist, if only to show us what cannot be read.
Marjane Satrapi's graphic novel PERSEPOLIS has always been the talk of the readers' town. The touching memoir of her life has surpassed the graphic representation of the experiences. A woman caught in the web of Islamic values searches for her freedom and finds refuge in the warm memories of childhood. Sonia Roy explores how the world... Continue Reading →