A New Yorker contributor and co-founder of RAW traces the creative process that went into his Pulitzer Prize-winning classic, revealing the inspirations for his work while providing on an accompanying DVD, a reference copy of The Complete Maus and audio interviews with his father.
Cartoonist Art Spiegelman's epic Holocaust graphic novel, Maus, was published 25 years ago. Spiegelman's new book, MetaMaus, explores that signature work through interviews, answers to persistent questions and examples of his early drawings.
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Excerpted from MetaMaus: A Look Inside A Modern Classic, Maus by Art Spiegelman. Copyright 2011 by Art Spiegelman. Excerpted by permission of Pantheon Books, a division of Random House, Inc. All rights reserved.