- Author:Gary Groth,Leslie Stein
- Publisher:Fantagraphics Books (May 17, 2011)
- Pages:128 pages
- Subcategory:Graphic Novels
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- ePUB format1198 kb
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Cartoonist Leslie Stein spoke with CBR News about 'The Eye of the Majestic Creature,' her surreal .
Cartoonist Leslie Stein spoke with CBR News about 'The Eye of the Majestic Creature,' her surreal, autobiographical graphic novel which has just been published by Fantagraphics. With a meandering tone and structure reminiscent of Eddie Campbell's Alec stories, Stein depicts a relatable (but not necessarily realistic) slice of life tale, and the fact that the stranger, more colorful elements of her story - from a female protagonist named Larrybear to anthropomorphic musical instruments to characters drawn as animals - never overwhelm the realistic elements.
This is my third Leslie Stein book. The first was a diary comic, Bright-Eyed at Midnight. The second, Present, had more of a story in ita more ambitious story with art she names abstract, with faceless characters. This one, Eye of the Majestic Creature, which makes nothing but comic sense as a title, is a series of somewhat surreal and what would seem to be l comics from a twenty-something woman who depicts herself with creepy wide Coraline eyes ("Eye" of the majestic This is my third Leslie Stein book.
Everything with the topic 'Eye Of The Majestic Creature' on VICE. Leslie Stein is a master at revealing the true nature of the human soul while seemingly highlighting the mundane aspects of being alive. In this true-life adventure, Leslie is awakened by a drunken lost soul who she takes in and cares for. Leslie Stein.
Praise for Leslie Stein: Leslie Stein’s comics inhabit a charming and l (in the most . Early in the 21st Century a beautiful cartoonist, Leslie Stein, pretended to be a funky dweeb and spent considerable time counting sand. Catch my drift? - Gary Panter.
Praise for Leslie Stein: Leslie Stein’s comics inhabit a charming and l (in the most ‘semi’ sense of the word) yet surreal, insular world where her best friend and closest confidant is an acoustic guitar. What’s not to relate to? - Peter Bagge Early in the 20th Century, a beautiful cartoonist, Marcel Duchamp, pretended to be a marginally attractive woman and spent considerable time watching dust accumulate. Visual inventiveness combined with a high level of wit.
1 volume (unpaged) : 29 cm. "Eye of the Majestic Creature is a collection of l and fantasy-based comics that combine dry humor, psychedelia. "Eye of the Majestic Creature is a collection of l and fantasy-based comics that combine dry humor, psychedelia, and emotion to show the viewpoint of one person's world internally and externally. The story follows a young girl, Larrybear, and her talking acoustic guitar Marshmallow on their adventures through the countryside, Chicago, San Francisco and New York.
How did you find the experience? Was it a necessary part of your growth as a comics creator?
Eye of the Majestic Creature's creator talks musical/artistic influences that abound in creator's ife opus. May 05, 2011 By Jeremy Nisen Photography by David Black Web Exclusive. Leslie Stein: I loved comics when I was a kid, and I think I pretty much started drawing them as soon as I could read them. The earliest ones that I've seen were collaborations with my brother, where I would draw most of it and he would draw the punchline panel. Weirdly, the characters in those looked totally Amish. How did you find the experience? Was it a necessary part of your growth as a comics creator?
Great Michael DeForge tribute to Leslie Stein. Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week - June 2013.
Great Michael DeForge tribute to Leslie Stein. fantagraphics: kingtrash: eye of the majestic creature fan art Great Michael DeForge tribute to Leslie Stein Librairie Drawn & Quarterly Books of the Week - June 2013. Nothing Keeps Us Awake at Night : We Are Büro Büro Answers the Eye on Design Questionnaire.
This book isn't easy to describe, and that's exactly why I love it. Leslie's surreal, funny style is a welcome addition to comics; her world includes a talking guitar and thrift-shop treasures. Though sometimes it's a compliment for me to say I read a book in one sitting, I'll be honest and say this one took me weeks and that's because my eyes lingered over the detailed panels for perhaps much longer than the author intended. I envy her worldview, though I'm thrilled to have 128 pages of i. - USA Today.
Groth, Eye of the Majestic Creature by Leslie Stein 30 pm-5:30 pm Paul Hornschemeier, Leslie Stein Sunday, April 10th 11:30 am-12.
Groth, Eye of the Majestic Creature by Leslie Stein. Secondly, check out our jam-packed schedule of awesome authors who will be signing at the Fantagraphics table over the weekend. 30 pm-5:30 pm Paul Hornschemeier, Leslie Stein Sunday, April 10th 11:30 am-12:30 pm Derek Van Gieson, Sara Edward-Corbett 12:30 pm-1:30 pm Kim Deitch, Gahan Wilson 1:30 pm-2:30 pm Leslie Stein, Michael Kupperman, John Kerschbaum 2:30 pm-3:30 pm Drew Friedman, Peter Bagge 3:30 pm-4:30 pm.