Friday April 12th at the Ukrainian Federation, 5213 Hutchison
Join us at the Ukrainian Federation as Alison Bechdel discusses her creative process and her latest graphic memoir, Are You My Mother?, in a visual presentation. A Q&A and book signing will follow. Presented by Librairie Drawn and Quarterly, in association with the Institute for Gender, Sexuality, and Feminist Studies at McGill University.
Alison Bechdel is the author of the bestselling memoir Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic, which was named a Best Book of the Year by Time, Entertainment Weekly, New York Times, People, USA Today, Los Angeles Times, Village Voice, and San Francisco Chronicle, among others. For twenty-five years, she wrote and drew the comic strip Dykes to Watch Out For, a visual chronicle of modern life—queer and otherwise—considered "one of the preeminent oeuvres in the comics genre, period." (Ms.) Bechdel is guest editor of Best American Comics, 2011, and has drawn comics for Slate, McSweeney's, Entertainment Weekly, Granta, and The New York Times Book Review.
Tickets will be available for $10 at the bookstore starting Saturday, March 2nd at 10 a.m.
$5 off all books at the event.