Self-Exposure: Two Retrospectives by Autobiographical Comics Pioneers Julie Doucet and Ariel Schrag
Frederik Byrn Køhlert reviews two new collections from Ariel Schrag and Julie Doucet....
MEMOIR & ESSAY
Frederik Byrn Køhlert is lecturer in Comics Studies and American Studies at the University of East Anglia. He is the author of Serial Selves: Identity and Representation in Autobiographical Comics (Rutgers University Press, 2019) and The Chicago Literary Experience: Writing the City, 1893–1953 (University of Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum Press, 2011). He is also the editor of the “Routledge Focus on Gender, Sexuality, and Comics Studies” series, the editor of A History of Chicago Literature (forthcoming from Cambridge University Press), and the course director for a new Master of Arts program in Comics Studies at the University of East Anglia that is launching in September 2020.