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Wednesday, March 14, 2012

Sacramento News & Review Cover Story: MARLOW

Read Rachel Leibrock's article on Marlow (and me!). :)

So why did a guy who studied a “great books” curriculum in college and counts Homer among his literary heroes envision this story as a graphic novel?

“It’s a quick art in visual form—it’s very helpful in conveying literary elements,” Nelson explains.

And, he adds, the graphic novel has come into its own. In addition to the Watchmen series, he says, Moore’s V for Vendetta, is a prime example of how arresting visuals and strong storytelling can combine for a gripping, stimulating journey.

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