When cartoonist Art Spiegelman published the first volume of his graphic novel “Maus” in 1986, many hailed it as a milestone in the history of comics. The memoir of his father’s experience in the Holocaust, drawn with Nazis as cats and Jews as mice, sparked a widespread...
The West Bank and Gaza: Give economics a chance
Does slavery have a future? The ISIS challenge through Jewish lens
Calendar October 25-31
Obama says Canada shootings tragic, offers assistance
Letters to the editor: Yom Kippur, Eid, Peace Now and Jews against evil
Jerusalem bus ads featuring young women in prayer shawls vandalized
Poll: Most Israeli Jews oppose Palestinian State on 1967 lines
L.A.-Eilat task force kicks off with water meeting at City Hall
Tag: Art Spiegelman
July 5, 2012 | 4:47 pm
January 12, 2012 | 10:59 am
Author and illustrator Art Spiegelman and Israeli novelist Aharon Appelfeld are among the winners of the 2011 National Jewish Book Awards.
The awards, which were announced Wednesday, are given out annually by the Jewish Book Council to honor outstanding books of Jewish interest....
October 12, 2011 | 12:42 pm
October 10, 2011 | 5:19 pm
October 10, 2008 | 5:29 pm
January 6, 2005 | 7:00 pm
November 19, 1998 | 7:00 pmIt was a dream come true for devotees of revered cartoonist Art Spiegelman last weekend, as the chain-smoking New Yorker flew into town to speak before capacity crowds at Second Generation and Skirball Cultural Center programs.
For those unfamiliar with his "Maus" graphic novels,...