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Author Rancourt, Sylvie, author, artist.

Title Melody : story of a nude dancer / Sylvie Rancourt ; translation by Helge Dascher.

Publication Info. Montréal : Drawn & Quarterly, 2015.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Graphic Novels    741.5971 Rancourt,S RAN    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Graphic Novels.
Edition First paperback edition.
Description 344 pages, 14 unnumbered pages of plates : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 19 cm.
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Note Translation of: Mélody.
Summary A long-lost memoir about life as a stripper in Montreal. In 1980, Sylvie Rancourt and her boyfriend moved to Montreal from rural Northern Quebec. With limited formal education or training, they had a hard time finding employment, so Rancourt began dancing in strip clubs. These experiences formed the backbone of the first Canadian autobiographical comic book, Melody, which Rancourt wrote, drew, and distributed, starting in 1985.
Subject Rancourt, Sylvie -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Rancourt, Sylvie -- Biography.
Stripteasers -- Québec (Province) -- Montréal -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Stripteasers -- Québec (Province) -- Montréal -- Biography.
Genre/Form Graphic novels.
Autobiographies.
Added Author Dascher, Helge, 1965- translator.
Added Title Mélody. English
Story of a nude dancer
ISBN 9781770462007 (pbk.)
1770462007 (pbk.)

 
    
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