Dotter of Her Father’s Eyes by Mary M Talbot & Bryan Talbot, is now available with an exclusive signed and numbered bookplate. These unique bookplates are limited to only 50 copies, and are available only here at Panel to Panel!
Part personal history, part biography, Dotter of Her Father’s Eyes contrasts two coming- of-age narratives: that of Lucia, the daughter of James Joyce, and that of author Mary Talbot, daughter of the eminent Joycean scholar James S. Atherton. Social expectations and gender politics, thwarted ambitions and personal tragedy are played out against two contrasting historical backgrounds, poignantly evoked by the atmospheric visual storytelling of award-winning graphic-novel pioneer Bryan Talbot. Produced through an intense collaboration seldom seen between writers and artists, Dotter of Her Father’s Eyes is smart, funny, and sad-an essential addition to the evolving genre of graphic memoir.