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Famous First Words: Maus

“When I was a kid growing up, I wasn’t overwhelmed by thoughts of the death camp,” Art Spiegelman once explained in an interview. “It just entered into the mix, just like I suppose a child of an alcoholic doesn’t think of anything specifically unusual about a parent that passes out at 6 p.m. It didn’t

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July 23, 2014

Rookie Report

Late Night Library: Summarize your book in 10 words or fewer. A.K. Summers: Butch dyke goes through most feminizing experience of her life—pregnancy. LNL: If this book were the lovechild of two others, who are its parents? A.K.: Naked by David Sedaris gets it on with 100 Demons by Lynda Barry. LNL: What ingredients go

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May 2, 2014

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