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Wonder (Mirages)

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En mai 68, Renée, une jeune ouvrière de l'usine de piles Wonder, est emportée malgré elle par le flux de la grève générale. Au gré des rencontres et des événements, elle va gagner son émancipation.
Étudiants et ouvriers, unis contre le patronat, c'est la collision de deux mondes qui vont s'entrechoquer. Rebaptisée « Wonder » par des étudiants bourgeois, Renée va vivre avec
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Published September 14th 2016 by Delcourt
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Michel
Mar 05, 2018 rated it liked it
A fun, interesting read about the May 68 events viewed through the eyes of a worker at the Wonder batteries plant. "Wonder" has an interesting take on the events, showing the hopes of the students for a better, more equal world, while gently poking at their contradictions: the luxury to strike, the absurdity of some of their slogans and their absolute ignorance of the actual condition of the workers. For once, the events of May 68 are painted with a more realistic, though poetic and melancholy, ...more
Emilie
Oct 10, 2016 rated it it was amazing
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Une très belle BD à découvrir absolument !

Ce récit d'émancipation revient sur les événements de mai 68 mais vu du point de vue d'une jeune ouvrière, Renée. Elle qui n'a jamais fait d'études et jamais rien connu d'autre que le travail à l'usine va s'ouvrir au monde et découvrir de nouvelles, un nouveau regard sur elle-même et sur le monde dont elle fait partie.

J'ai vraiment adoré cette histoire servie par une narration bien rythmée et des dessins qui savent être efficaces mais aussi parfois tendr
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He was born in Luçon, Vendée and was first a member of the 1990s punk rock group Zabriskie Pont. After receiving his degree in Literature, he taught high school in Dreux and in an inner city middle school in Paris. He published his first novel, Jouer juste in 2003. In 2005, he published Dans la diagonale and Un démocrate, Mick Jagger 1960-1969, a fictionalized account of the life of Mick Jagger.

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