Art Spiegelman


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in Stockholm, Sweden
February 15, 1948

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Art Spiegelman (born Itzhak Avraham ben Zeev) is New-York-based comics artist, editor, and advocate for the medium of comics, best known for his Pulitzer Prize-winning comic memoir, Maus. ...more

Average rating: 4.39 · 530,331 ratings · 19,525 reviews · 105 distinct worksSimilar authors
Maus: Un survivant raconte,...

4.35 avg rating — 246,770 ratings — published 1985 — 40 editions
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The Complete Maus (Maus, #1-2)

4.56 avg rating — 132,411 ratings — published 1986 — 104 editions
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Maus II: A Survivor's Tale:...

4.39 avg rating — 118,683 ratings — published 1991 — 28 editions
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In the Shadow of No Towers

3.68 avg rating — 3,562 ratings — published 2004 — 14 editions
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MetaMaus: A Look Inside a M...

4.30 avg rating — 2,126 ratings — published 2011 — 8 editions
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Breakdowns: Portrait of the...

3.84 avg rating — 1,470 ratings — published 1977 — 12 editions
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Little Lit: Folklore and Fa...

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Garbage Pail Kids

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Open Me...I'm a Dog!

4.09 avg rating — 289 ratings — published 1997 — 3 editions
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“To die, it's easy. But you have to struggle for life.”
Art Spiegelman, Maus I: A Survivor's Tale: My Father Bleeds History

“Comics are a gateway drug to literacy.”
Art Spiegelman

“Samuel Beckett once said, "Every word is like an unnecessary stain on silence and nothingness."
...On the other hand, he SAID it.”
Art Spiegelman, Maus II: A Survivor's Tale: And Here My Troubles Began

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September 2018 New School Poll

Light in August by William Faulkner, 1932, 507 pages
 
  92 votes, 29.0%

The Complete Maus by Art Spiegelman, 1986, 296 pages
 
  79 votes, 24.9%

Shadows on the Rock by Willa Cather, 1931, 229 pages
 
  65 votes, 20.5%

 
  51 votes, 16.1%

Swallows and Amazons by Arthur Ransome, 1930, 315 pages
 
  30 votes, 9.5%

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