American Splendor (1976)

American Splendor (1976)

American Splendor (1976)

Category:
Comic

Status:
Completed

Alternate name:
American Splendor (1976) 1993

Released:
1993

Author:
Harvey Pekar

Genres:
Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Summary

The stories in American Splendor concern the everyday life of Pekar in Cleveland, Ohio. Situations covered include Pekars job as a file clerk at a Veterans Administration hospital and his relations with work colleagues and patients there. There are also stories about Pekar and his relations with friends and family, including his third wife Joyce Brabner and their adopted daughter Danielle. Other stories concern everyday situations such as Pekars troubles with his car, money, his health, and his concerns and anxieties in general.