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Fit is a feminist issue, link round up #2

All the posts we couldn’t share on our Facebook page because well, breasts…

See the back story on our new Saturday feature here.

“So what happens when women draw their own bodies in a medium that has represented them so poorly? While graphic books published by men each year still outnumber those by women, the exclusionary landscape of American comics has been called into question. From blockbuster successes like Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home and Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis, to rising indie artists and vibrant online communities, female cartoonists are producing some of the most exciting work in the genre. Here, 23 successful graphic artists share their illustrations and discuss how women are reshaping a form that has marginalized them nearly since its inception.

Nicole J Georges / Via nicolejgeorges.com
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