Posts Tagged ‘alison bechdel’
Powerpoint (or Keynote) slide software solves the problem of presenting an audience with a narrative that demands both verbal and visual elements. A slide presentation succeeds when the visual display works with the verbal communication of the speaker to create a narrative in the audience’s mind. The juxtaposition of pictures and words conjure connections and […]
Sketchbook pages and quotes on comics from Alison Bechdel and John Porcellino.
My book review of Alison Bechdel’s FUN HOME ran this month in Cleveland Magazine as part of Cuyahoga County Public Library’s “Choice Books” advertising series. We don’t have a working scanner at the library anymore, so I had to settle for a photocopy: FUN HOME is a really hard book to do justice in 200 […]
Sketches of an Alison Bechdel reading in Cleveland, including an explanation of the process she used to create her graphic novel, FUN HOME.
The use of voiceover, image/dialogue, recursive narration, archival elements, and style in Alison Bechdel’s comics memoir, FUN HOME.