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The Comics of Rutu ModanWar, Love, and Secrets$
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Kevin Haworth

Print publication date: 2019

Print ISBN-13: 9781496821836

Published to University Press of Mississippi: January 2020

DOI: 10.14325/mississippi/9781496821836.001.0001

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The Tradition of no Tradition

The Tradition of no Tradition

(p.11) 1 The Tradition of no Tradition
The Comics of Rutu Modan

Kevin Haworth

University Press of Mississippi

This chapter explores the origins of Israeli comics, with a particular focus on three early women comics creators: Leah Goldberg, Friedel Stern, and Elisheva Nadal. It then explores the work of three influential artists from the 1970s-1980s: Dudu Geva, Uri Fink, and Michel Kichka. It then describes Modan's entry into comics, including her army service, her training at Bezalel Academy of Art and Design, her first newspaper comics, and her short-lived editorship of Israeli Mad magazine.

Keywords:   Mad magazine, Bezalel, Leah Goldberg, Friedel Stern, Elisheva Nadal

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