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Burma chronicles

Guy Delisle

Burma chronicles

by Guy Delisle

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Published by Drawn & Quarterly, Distributed in the USA by Farrar, Straus and Giroux in Montreal, New York, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Delisle, Guy -- Travel -- Burma.,
  • Cartoonists -- Canada -- Biography.,
  • Burma -- Comic books, strips, etc.,
  • Burma -- Social conditions -- Comic books, strips, etc.,
  • Burma -- Politics and government -- 1988- -- Comic books, strips, etc.,
  • Burma -- Description and travel -- Comic books, strips, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementGuy Delisle ; [translation by Helge Dascher].
    GenreBiography., Comic books, strips, etc.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6790.B93 C4713 2008
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23085519M
    ISBN 109781897299500
    LC Control Number2009367788

    Guy Delisle. Guy Delisle was born in Quebec City, Canada. His bestselling and acclaimed travelogues (Pyongyang, Jerusalem: Chronicles from the Holy City, Burma Chronicles, and Shenzhen) are defining works of graphic nonfiction, and in , Delisle was awarded the top prize in European cartooning when the French edition of Jerusalem was named Best Album at the Angoulême International Comics.   Burma Chronicles is a solid example of cartoon journalism: a genre becoming ever more vital as it continues to be explored. Delisle's story is certainly biased, but that's to its advantage/5.

    After developing his acclaimed style of firsthand reporting with his bestselling graphic novels "Pyongyang: A Journey in North Korea" and "Shenzen: A Travelogue from China", Guy Delisle is back with "Burma Chronicles". In this country notorious for its use of concealment and isolation as social control - where scissors-wielding censors monitor the.   The Burma Chronicles By Guy Delisle Drawn & Quarterly, pages, $20 A few weeks ago, I read a fascinating article in The New Yorker by George Packer (The Assassins' Gate), in Author: Eric Liebetrau.

    Burma chronicles, Guy Delisle. (bound): Toronto Public Library. Guy Delisle's newest travelogue revolves around a year spent in Burma (also known as Myanmar) with his wife and son. Burma is notorious for its use of concealment and isolation as social control: where scissor-wielding censors monitor the papers, the de facto leader of the opposition has been under decade-long house arrest, insurgent-controlled regions are effectively cut off from the world.


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In a style like that of Pyongyang, he pecks away at the truth underneath the surface of cordial greetings and polite pretending that Burma is /5(95). Free download or read online Burma Chronicles pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published inand was written by Guy Delisle.

The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format. The main characters of this sequential art, graphic novels story are.4/5.

The surprising thing is that Delisle, a consummate loner in his previous books, is pushing a baby stroller. Delisle may make an unlikely house dad, but in Burma Chronicles, he has followed his wife – a humanitarian aid worker – to Rangoon, where he becomes his son Louis’s primary caregiver and affably bows out of the grown-up world.

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Drawn & Quarterly $ (p) ISBN and he tells more about the depth and breadth of the Burmese experience in the book’s little.

Burma chronicles. [Guy Delisle; Helge Dascher] -- Guy Delisle uses a graphic novel format to reflect on the experiences he had while working in a Burma--Myanmar--where his wife's career allowed him to explore Burma's rural and impoverished regions. Electronic books Romans graphiques Comic books, strips, etc Bandes dessinées: Additional.

Burma Chronicles by Guy Delisle,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(K). Description of the book "The Burma Chronicles": A timely and incisive portrait of a country on the tipping pointAfter developing his acclaimed style of firsthand reporting with his bestselling graphic novels "Pyongyang: A Journey in North Korea "and "Shenzhen: A Travelogue from China," Guy Delisle is back with "The Burma Chronicles.".

All Islanders are invited to join the one and only Island-wide book club. The One Book One Island selection is the "Burma Chronicles" by. out of 5 stars Burma Chronicles. Reviewed in Italy on 29 December Verified Purchase. Simply amazing, as Pyongyang. Delisle doesn't fail with his new grafic novel and gave an interesting point of view on the world.

Unfortunately there isn't (for Reviews:   Burma Chronicles was funny in Delisle's account of how the country's right-hand drive vehicles had to change, overnight, to driving on the right side of the road. The illustrations of right-hand right-lane driving were hilarious.

In Myanmar's humid conditions, Delisle's illustrations portray himself as sweating away twice his body weight in /5(79). THE POPULAR TRAVELOGUE NOW IN PAPERBACK. From the author of Pyongyang: A Journey in North Korea and Shenzhen: A Travelogue from China comes Burma Chronicles, an informative look at a country that uses concealment and isolation as social is drawn with Guy Delisle's minimal line, interspersed with wordless vignettes and moments of his distinctive slapstick Author: Guy Delisle.

Guy Delisle Burma Chronicles Similar books. Books similar to Burma Chronicles Burma Chronicles. by Guy Delisle. avg. rating Ratings 'Burma Chronicles' presents a personal and distinctively humorous glimpse into a political hotspot, putting a popular spin on current affairs.

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He went to live there with her and this book is all about his observations of everyday life. It has an ex-pat kind of bent to it and focuses mainly on life in.