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Read of the Week, Entry One

I’ve been slowly making my way through this Q&A with Art Spiegelman this week. I loved Maus (as have all humans), but just loving something doesn’t mean that I have any real investment in its creator. This interview stands on its own merits, discussing modern American Judaism, counter-cultural movements, the Holocaust, and–most interestingly, I think–the experience of creating a canonical work.

Read it.