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Joe Sacco

Author of "Palestine" and "Footnotes in Gaza"

Joe Sacco appears in the following:

Graphic Depictions of War by Cartoonist/Journalist Joe Sacco

Thursday, January 21, 2010

When you conjure up the image of the typical gonzo war correspondent, you don’t necessarily envision a graphic novelist. But author Joe Sacco has been telling of the wrenching stories of war in comic book form for a decade. We talk to him about his new book, the future of journalism and why he prefers to tell gruesome war stories with drawings.

 

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Footnotes in Gaza

Wednesday, January 20, 2010

Cartoonist-reporter Joe Sacco, presents a sweeping, original investigation of a forgotten crime in Rafah, a town in the Gaza Strip that has been a notorious flashpoint for conflicts. His book Footnotes in Gaza, is a graphic of a 1956 incident that left 111 Palestinians dead, shot by Israeli soldiers—seen ...

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