March 4, 2007
Aleksandar Zograf is a Serbian artist, and Regards from Serbia is a collection of his wartime comics. Spread over ten years, this collection explores not only the causes of Yugoslavia's civil war, but also the conflict's effect on the country's citizens, and especially on the artist himself. I hadn't read many Serbian perspectives of this war, and Zograf makes elegant statements both in ink and in prose about the war.
For two weeks, enter the coupon code "LHB001" at Atomic Books and receive 15% off this title.
My next book is Paul Auster's novel, Travels In The Scriptorium.
52 Books, 52 Weeks (2007 Edition)
52 Books, 52 Weeks (2006 Edition)
52 Books, 52 Weeks (2005 Edition)
52 Books, 52 Weeks (2004 Edition)
Book Notes (authors create playlists for their book)
Note Books (musicians discuss literature)