Make Me a Woman (Drawn & Quarterly)
Vanessa Davis will discuss and sign her new graphic novel, Make Me a Woman.
"In fact, if you don’t like [Vanessa Davis], you don’t like anything good." —Vice
"What distinguishes Davis's take is a reflective hunger for meaning and connection in the very mundane." —Bust
"Vanessa Davis’s autobiographical slice-of-life drawings are both totally relatable and sweetly surreal." —Bitch
Vanessa Davis is the award-winning cartoonist of the graphic novel and minicomic, Spaniel Rage. Her new Drawn & Quarterly book Make Me A Woman was serialized online for Tablet Magazine and will confirm Vanessa's spot as one of the leading cartoonist and humorists of her generation. Using beautiful watercolors, refreshing honesty and humor, her comics made an immediate impression and have appeared in such anthologies as Kramers Ergot, Best American Comics, Stuck in the Middle, Papercutter and An Anthology of Graphic Fiction, Cartoons and True Stories.
THIS EVENT WAS RECORDED LIVE AT SKYLIGHT BOOKS OCTOBER 13, 2010.