The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Cartoonist

The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Cartoonist

The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Cartoonist

Status:
Completed

Alternate name:
-

Released:
2020

Author:
Adrian Tomine

Genres:
Graphic Novels

Summary

A COMEDIC MEMOIR ABOUT FANDOM, FAME, AND OTHER EMBARRASSMENTS FROM THE NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLING AUTHOR OF KILLING AND DYING What happens when a childhood hobby grows into a lifelong career? The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Cartoonist, Adrian Tomine's funniest and most revealing foray into autobiography, offers an array of unexpected answers. When a sudden medical incident lands Tomine in the emergency room, he begins to question if it was really all worthwhile: despite the accolades and opportunities of a seemingly charmed career, it's the gaffes, humiliations, slights, and insults he's experienced (or caused) within the industry that loom largest in his memory...