Building Stories: Chris Ware in conversation with Zadie Smith

New York Public Library, Stephen A. Schwarzman Building , Midtown West Tuesday December 11 2012 19:00
Photograph: Marnie Ware
Chris Ware
Obsessive graphic novelist Chris Ware has done his part to prove what can be accomplished in his medium of choice, with meticulous and deeply affecting works such as Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth. His latest, the defiantly corporeal Building Stories, is a series of short tales printed on all kinds of strips, pamphlets and booklets.
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