Guy Delisle at Magers and Quinn

Just got back from a genuinely entertaining lecture given by Guy Delisle at Magers and Quinn. He’s out promoting his new book, Jerusalem – a travelogue of his experiences living in the Holy City.

Guy Delisle at Magers and Quinn

A review from the Minneapolis StarTribune can be found here.

Many of vignettes shown of his work were not of the sensational but of the everyday – Walking his daughter in her stroller around a foreign country or being spoken to in a language he doesn’t understand.

Delisle knows how to tell an engaging story. Previews of a number of his books can be found at drawnandquarterly.com. I’d advise checking them out – then going out and buying some…

About Jim Keefe

Jim Keefe is the current artist of the Sally Forth comic strip, he is also the writer and artist of the Flash Gordon comic strip - both available at ComicsKingdom.com. A graduate of the Joe Kubert School, Keefe likewise teaches Comic Art. Teaching and speaking engagements include SVA in Manhattan, Hofstra’s UCCE Youth Programs, The University of Minnesota and most recently the Minneapolis College of Art and Design.
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