John Baxter at the Library
31 January 2011
Essay by John V Fleming
16 February 2011

Congratulations to Art Spiegelman!

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Art Spiegelman, a Swedish-born American, won the Grand Prix at France’s Angouleme world comic strip festival.

Spiegelman is best known as the creator of Maus, an animal fable of his Jewish father’s experience in the Holocaust — the only graphic novel to have won a Pulitzer Prize, the top US book award.

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