Fun Home By Alison Bechdel
In this graphic novel, Alison grows up in a funeral home that her family calls the "fun home." Alison discovers in college, after coming out as a lesbian, that her father is also gay.
ALISON BECHDEL: ‘Thrilled’ graphic novelist breaks yet more ground with MacArthur ‘genius’ grant
SITTING IN ITALY, basking in the peaceful and rejuvenating world of an artist’s retreat in Umbria, Alison Bechdel was tempted not to acknowledge the call. “I actually didn’t want to pick up the phone,” Bechdel tells The Post’s Comic Riffs this morning from Italy, of the ring that came three weeks ago from Chicago. […]
Are You My Mother? A Comic Drama
Are You My Mother? A Comic Drama by Alison Bechdel 2012 "From the best-selling author of Fun Home, Time magazine’s No. 1 Book of the Year, a brilliantly told graphic memoir of Alison Bechdel becoming the artist her mother wanted to be. Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home was a pop culture and literary phenomenon. Now, a second t