Three Panel Contrast

Ep 19 - Ghost World & Summer Blonde

March 1, 2020

For this episode, the panel compares Adrian Tomine's "Summer Blonde & Other Stories" to Daniel Clowes' "Ghost World," leading to an in-depth discussion of the 1990s alternative comics scene, the portrayal of isolated youth, and the trope of self-flagellating, sex-obsessed male protagonists.  Andrew provides a review of Charles Hatfield's "Alternative Comics: An Emerging Literature." 

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