I have a graphic review of Jason De Léon’s The Land of Open Graves in this Sunday’s New York Times Book Review. I read the book while researching Migrant: Stories of Hope and Resilience and it’s amazing.
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Kevin Pyle has had an interesting dual career in comics. He’s been making comics like Prison Town and working on World War 3 Illustrated, to which he’s contributed for more than two decades. But he’s also been writing and illustrating a number of brilliant graphic novels for young adults. I first met him years ago […]
As our president has decided today to end deportation protection for non-citizens brought here as children (DACA), I thought it worth posting this comic I did based on interviews with Dreamers in El Paso. Excerpted from the comic Migrant: Stories of Hope and Resilience. Order it (HERE)
The audio is different than the text. Does anyone like the sound of their own voice? (Click Here)
Full English version. Spanish to come:
Below is a short excerpt of a bilingual comic I co-produced with Jeffry Odell Korgen. The comic is based on extensive interviews done with the support of Hope Border Institute in El Paso and the Kino Border Initiative in Nogales.
Digital excerpts soon!
I recently conducted interviews with migrants and asylum seekers in the lead up to an activist comic I’m doing about the Mexican border. Here are a few: Interviewed at a women’s shelter in Nogales. She fled Guatemala with her daughter after gangs shot up her home. Her mother ran a fruit stand and when business […]