This website is not affiliated with alison bechdel icons from tango desktop project the list and ratings are licensed under under comments on movies are owned by whoever posted them and are not covered by this license. Alison bechdel is a cartoonist and graphic memoirist exploring the complexities of familial relationships in multilayered works that use the interplay of word and image to weave sophisticated narratives. Photo credit: elena seibert alison bechdel’s comic strip dykes to watch out for became a countercultural institution among lesbians and discerning non-lesbians all over the planet. In a new canadian production, the heartfelt musical brings alison bechdel’s memoir about growing up in a funeral home vividly to life, writes carly maga.
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