This is an excellent book. I highly recommend it. Mike
Politics and Prose
Monday, October 2, 8 p.m.
FUN HOME (Houghton Mifflin, $19.95)
In this illustrated memoir, Bechdel tells the story of her relationship with her father—an artistic, obsessive, and tragically repressed man. Bechdel has won acclaim for her hilarious, high-minded comic portraits of lesbian life, and this rich, beautiful work is a remarkable demonstration of her power as a storyteller.