Fun Home

A memoir done in the form of a graphic novel by a cult favorite comic artist offers a darkly funny family portrait that details her relationship with her father--a funeral home director, high school English teacher, and closeted homosexual.

Fun Home

Fun Home

A memoir done in the form of a graphic novel by a cult favorite comic artist offers a darkly funny family portrait that details her relationship with her father--a funeral home director, high school English teacher, and closeted homosexual.

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Fun Home
Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Alison Bechdel
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

A memoir done in the form of a graphic novel by a cult favorite comic artist offers a darkly funny family portrait that details her relationship with her father--a funeral home director, high school English teacher, and closeted homosexual.
Approaches to Teaching Bechdel’s Fun Home
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Judith Kegan Gardiner
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-10-01 - Publisher: Modern Language Association

Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic has quickly joined the ranks of celebrated literary graphic novels. Set in part at a family-run funeral home, the book explores Alison’s complicated relationship with her father, a closeted gay man. Amid the tensions of her home life, Alison discovers her own lesbian
Dramatic Intertextuality in Alison Bechdel’s
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Elien Khouri
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017 - Publisher:

This thesis will examine how Alison Bechdels 2006 graphic memoir "Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic" uses references to William Shakespeare, Oscar Wilde and their works to explore Bechdels and her fathers sexual identities and gender identities. First, I will argue that Bechdels use of dramatic intertextuality is often ignored in
Fun Home
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Elien Khouri
Categories: Drama
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher:

Alison Bechdel's celebrated graphic memoir, lovingly adapted into a riveting new musical.
Fun Home: a Family Tragicomic
Language: en
Pages: 69
Authors: Alison Bechdel
Categories: Coming of age
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher:

"When her father dies unexpectedly, graphic novelist Alison dives deep into her past to tell the story of the volatile, brilliant, one-of-a-kind man whose temperament and secrets defined her family and her life. Moving between past and present, Alison relives her unique childhood playing at the family’s Bechdel Funeral Home,

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