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Dotter of Her Father's Eyes

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Dotter of Her Father's Eyes

Part personal history, part biography, DOTTER OF HER FATHER'S EYES contrasts two coming-of-age narratives: that of Lucia, the daughter of James Joyce, and that of author Mary Talbot, daughter of the eminent Joycean scholar James S. Atherton. Social expectations and gender politics, thwarted ambitions and personal tragedy are played out against two contrasting historical backgrounds, poignantly evoked by the atmospheric visual storytelling of award-winning graphic-novel pioneer Bryan Talbot. Produced through an intense collaboration seldom seen between writers and artists, DOTTER OF HER FATHER'S EYES is smart, funny, and sad --- an essential addition to the evolving genre of graphic memoir.

Dotter of Her Father's Eyes
by Mary Talbot and Bryan Talbot

  • Publication Date: February 21, 2012
  • Genres: Graphic Novel
  • Hardcover: 96 pages
  • Publisher: Dark Horse
  • ISBN-10: 1595828508
  • ISBN-13: 9781595828507