I wrote a review of the exhibition Graphic Details: Confessional Comics by Jewish Women
Curated by: Sarah Lightman and Michael Kaminer, on show until 13 December 2014 at Space Station Sixty-Five in London.
The piece starts as follows:
Years ago when I first moved to Amsterdam, I visited an exhibition at the Jewish Historical Museum titled Superheroes and Schlemiels, Jewish Memory in Comic Strip Art. Presenting a fascinating exploration of the many ways the rich history of comics in the 20th Century is intertwined with the hopes and struggles of the Jewish community, the exhibition highlighted Joe Shuster and Jerry Siegel’s Superman, Will Eisner’s A Contract with God, Art Spiegelman’s Maus and Joann Sfarr’s Rabbi’s Cat.
You can read the full article on the Comics Grid Blog.