Fun Home

A memoir done in the form of a graphic novel by a cult favorite comic artist offers a darkly funny family portrait that details her relationship with her father--a funeral home director, high school English teacher, and closeted homosexual.

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  • Author : Alison Bechdel
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Pages : 232 pages
  • ISBN : 9780618871711
  • Rating : 4/5 from 1496 reviews
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Fun Home

Fun Home
  • Author : Alison Bechdel
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 01 March 2021
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A memoir done in the form of a graphic novel by a cult favorite comic artist offers a darkly funny family portrait that details her relationship with her father--a funeral home director, high school English teacher, and closeted homosexual.

Fun Home

Fun Home
  • Author : Alison Bechdel
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 05 June 2007
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In this groundbreaking, bestselling graphic memoir, Alison Bechdel charts her fraught relationship with her late father. In her hands, personal history becomes a work of amazing subtlety and power, written with controlled force and enlivened with humor, rich literary allusion, and heartbreaking detail. Distant and exacting, Bruce Bechdel was an English teacher and director of the town funeral home, which Alison and her family referred to as the "Fun Home." It was not until college that Alison, who had recently

Fun Home

Fun Home
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 March 2021
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Alison Bechdel's celebrated graphic memoir, lovingly adapted into a riveting new musical.

Are You My Mother?

Are You My Mother?
  • Author : Alison Bechdel
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 01 May 2012
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The New York Times–bestselling graphic memoir about Alison Bechdel, author of Fun Home, becoming the artist her mother wanted to be. Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home was a pop culture and literary phenomenon. Now, a second thrilling tale of filial sleuthery, this time about her mother: voracious reader, music lover, passionate amateur actor. Also a woman, unhappily married to a closeted gay man, whose artistic aspirations simmered under the surface of Bechdel's childhood…and who stopped touching or kissing

Approaches to Teaching Bechdel’s Fun Home

Approaches to Teaching Bechdel’s Fun Home
  • Author : Judith Kegan Gardiner
  • Publisher : Modern Language Association
  • Release : 01 October 2018
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Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic has quickly joined the ranks of celebrated literary graphic novels. Set in part at a family-run funeral home, the book explores Alison’s complicated relationship with her father, a closeted gay man. Amid the tensions of her home life, Alison discovers her own lesbian sexuality and her talent for drawing. The coming-of-age story and graphic format appeal to students. However, the book’s nonlinear structure; intertextuality with modernist novels, Greek myths, and

Fun Home: a Family Tragicomic

Fun Home: a Family Tragicomic
  • Author : Alison Bechdel
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 March 2021
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"When her father dies unexpectedly, graphic novelist Alison dives deep into her past to tell the story of the volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life. Moving between past and present, Alison relives her unique childhood playing at the family’s Bechdel Funeral Home, her growing understanding of her own sexuality, and the looming, unanswerable questions about her father’s hidden desires. Fun Home is a refreshingly honest, wholly original musical about seeing

From Aphra Behn to Fun Home

From Aphra Behn to Fun Home
  • Author : Carey Purcell
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release : 15 December 2019
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Theatre has long been considered a feminine interest for which women consistently purchase the majority of tickets, while the shows they are seeing typically are written and brought to the stage by men. Furthermore, the stories these productions tell are often about men, and the complex leading roles in these shows are written for and performed by male actors. Despite this imbalance, the feminist voice presses to be heard and has done so with more success than ever before. In

A Little in Love With Everyone

A Little in Love With Everyone
  • Author : Genevieve Hudson
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 20 February 2018
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Literary Nonfiction. Growing up queer in the deep South, Genevieve Hudson longed for stories about lives like her own. So she turned to Alison Bechdel's groundbreaking graphic memoir, FUN HOME. In its panels, she found sly references to Bechdel's personal influences. A Little in Love with Everyone is Hudson's journey down a rabbit hole of queer heroes like Audre Lorde, Eileen Myles, and Adrienne Rich, who turned their stories into art and empowered future generations to embrace their own truths.

BREAKING THROUGH PANELS

BREAKING THROUGH PANELS
  • Author : Katelynn Phillips
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 01 March 2021
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Comics featuring LGBTQ children have the burden of challenging cis/heteronormative versions of childhood. Such examples of childhood, according to author Katherine Bond Stockton, are false and restrict children to a vision of innocence that leaves no room for queer children to experience their own versions of childhood. Furthermore, the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBTQ) community has taken a "progressive"-based approach to time, assuming that newer generations have avoided the trauma of the past because ideas about

Gained Ground

Gained Ground
  • Author : Eva Gruber,Caroline Rosenthal
  • Publisher : Camden House
  • Release : 31 October 2018
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Compares the cultural productions of Canada and the US - literature, but also film, opera, and even theme parks - providing a reassessment of Canadian Studies within a comparative framework.

A Graphic Memoir. The Perception of Authenticity in Alison Bechdel’s "Fun Home"

A Graphic Memoir. The Perception of Authenticity in Alison Bechdel’s
  • Author : Maja-Felicia Kristan
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release : 23 September 2019
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Research Paper (undergraduate) from the year 2018 in the subject American Studies - Literature, grade: 1,0, University of Erfurt (Philosopische Fakultät), course: Literature in Images: Graphic Novels, language: English, abstract: This work analyzes the perception of authencity in "Fun Home". Alison Bechdel’s "Fun Home" from 2007 is a graphic memoir that tries to create a sense of truthfulness to the reality of the author’s memories by employing various means. This paper examines the techniques Bechdel uses for the creation of

The Best American Comics 2011

The Best American Comics 2011
  • Author : Alison Bechdel,Jessica Abel,Matt Madden
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 01 March 2021
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Features excerpts from graphic novels, newspapers, webcomics, and other sources and features work by up-and-coming contributors as well as such established artists as Joe Sacco, Jeff Smith, and Dash Shaw.