The Sea

The Sea

by Rikke Villadsen

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Overview

A seafaring tale soaked in surrealism — the English-language graphic novel debut of Danish cartoonist Villadsen.


A fisherman traversing the ocean is used to danger and surprise, but what happens when he pulls up his net and catches a newborn baby and a talking fish? Thus begins a story full of provocative symbolism and a madness that doesn’t just bubble beneath the surface of the water, but drenches the sailor—and reader—like a tidal wave. Danish cartoonist Rikke Villadsen makes her English-language debut with this seafaring tale soaked in surrealism that is ultimately about the end of one life, the beginning of another, and a man, literally and figuratively, lost at sea.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781683961499
Publisher: Fantagraphics Books
Publication date: 01/15/2019
Pages: 104
Product dimensions: 7.50(w) x 10.30(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range: 16 Years

About the Author

Rikke Villadsen is an artist and cartoonist from Denmark. She participated in the 2010 Nordicomic workshop and anthology and has been nominated four times for the Ping Award.

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