Give it Up!: And Other Short Stories

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NBM Comics Lit, 1995 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 63 pages
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Nine paranoid tales by Franz Kafka are put to bold graphic comics.

"...the ride from book to comic can be bumpy, Kuper navigates the transition with precision."-The New York Times

"Nicely captures Kafka`s cityscapes...A worthy volume."-Kirkus Reviews

"Kafka`s archetypal characters are given new life in Kuper`s raw, expressionistic graphic style." Publishers Weekly

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User Review  - M - Goodreads

Graphic novels have never been high in my reading priorities, but I decided this year I would try some different things. This little gem came up in my search. I selected it because it is short stories ... Read full review

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User Review  - Emily - Goodreads

I liked this fine, but The Trees killed me a little. Read full review

About the author (1995)

Peter Kuper is a cofounder and editorial board member of political graphics magazine World War 3 Illustrated and a teacher who has taught at New York's School of Visual Arts and Parsons The New School for Design. Best known for drawing Mad magazine's Spy vs. Spy comic since 1997, he has also illustrated covers for Newsweek and Time magazines. He is the author of the graphic novel Sticks and Stones, which won the New York Society of Illustrators gold medal, and his autobiography, Stop Forgetting to Remember. He lives in New York City.

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