Palestine (Review)

Joe Sacco’s “graphic novel” – I prefer the term “comic journalism” – is absolutely beautiful and painstakingly crafted to show a behind-the-scenes look at the Occupied Territories, otherwise known as Palestine. I remembered loving this the first time around, and now that I have more background knowledge on the conflict and on the Israeli occupation, I have to say that I enjoyed it more, because I could just give myself up to the reading flow without having to look things up and figure out what names, places, and dates were referring to.

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