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Rutu Modan


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in Tel-Aviv, Israel
February 01, 1966

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Rutu Modan was born in Tel-Aviv in 1966. In 1992 she graduated cum laude from the illustration program at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Jerusalem. Shortly after graduating, she began regularly writing and illustrating comic strips and stories for Israel's leading daily newspapers, as well as editing the Israeli edition of MAD magazine with Yirmi Pinkus. Together, they founded Actus Tragicus, an internationally acclaimed collective and independent publishing house for alternative comic artists, in 1995. The following year she collaborated with Israeli author Etgar Keret on her first graphic novel, Nobody Said it Was Going to Be Fun, an Israeli bestseller. Rutu has worked as an illustrator for magazines and books in Israel and abro ...more

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A young woman takes her grandmother to the beauty parlor. Part of the Sightlines visual series.
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Exit Wounds

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Jamilti and Other Stories

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Tunnels

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Maya Makes a Mess

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Happy End

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“No relatives, no friends, nobody. Doesn't that seem strange to you? Someone disappears and no one gives a damn?”
Rutu Modan, Exit Wounds

“Just because you don't care about anyone doesn't mean everyone else is like that too!”
Rutu Modan, Exit Wounds

“There are advantages to the way I look. When no one expects anything of you they leave you alone and you can do whatever you want.”
Rutu Modan, Exit Wounds

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