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Author Hernandez, Jaime.

Title The art of Jaime Hernandez : the secrets of life and death / [selection and commentary by] Todd Hignite ; intro by Alison Bechdel.

Imprint New York : Abrams ComicArts, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    741.569 Hernandez,J HER    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Description 223 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 32 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction / Alison Bechdel -- Love (Family) and rockets in Oxnard -- "Junk" culture -- The cartoonist of modern life: love and rockets in the 1980s -- Maggie, Hopey and the gang -- Comics publishing, reception, and peers -- The "death of speed" era -- The art of narrative: "Spring 1982" -- "Wigwam bam" and "Chester Square": 1990-1996 -- Whoa, Nellie! and Penny century: 1996-2000 -- Love and rockets vol. II and new stories: 2000-now -- Illustration: the narrative of art -- Sketchbooks -- Afterword: The secrets of life and death.
Summary Profiles the work of one of the original creators of the comic, Love and Rockets, revealing never-before-seen sketches, childhood drawings, and unpublished work, including his complete serial which appeared in the New York Times Magazine.
Subject Hernandez, Jaime.
Comic books, strips, etc.
Added Author Hignite, M. Todd.
ISBN 9780810995703

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