SNEAK PEEK: Dotter of Her Father’s Eyes

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Dark Horse Comics sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of Dotter of Her Father’s Eyes, that you can check out after the jump.

DOTTER OF HER FATHER’S EYES

Part personal history, part biography, Dotter of Her Father’s Eyes contrasts two coming-of-age narratives: that of Lucia, the daughter of James Joyce, and that of author Mary Talbot, daughter of the eminent Joycean scholar James S. Atherton. Social expectations and gender politics, thwarted ambitions and personal tragedy are played out against two contrasting historical backgrounds, poignantly evoked by the atmospheric visual storytelling of award-winning graphic-novel pioneer Bryan Talbot. Produced through an intense collaboration seldom seen between writers and artists,Dotter of Her Father’s Eyes is smart, funny, and sad–an essential addition to the evolving genre of graphic memoir.

* Bryan Talbot is recognized worldwide as one of the true original voices in graphic fiction.

* Bryan Talbot’s Grandville Mon Amour was nominated for a 2011 Hugo Award.

via Dark Horse Comics