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Silly Daddy: The Long Goodbye

Silly Daddy: The Long Goodbye

by Joe Chiappetta
     
 
Surrealism, beforeit was associated with melting clocks and absurdist imagery, was an attempt to explore the subconscious in art. In Silly Daddy: The Long Goodbye, Joe Chiappetta combines this exploration of the subconscious with the primitive sensibilities of an outsider artist. The Long Goodbye is an autobiographical collection of important (if

Overview

Surrealism, beforeit was associated with melting clocks and absurdist imagery, was an attempt to explore the subconscious in art. In Silly Daddy: The Long Goodbye, Joe Chiappetta combines this exploration of the subconscious with the primitive sensibilities of an outsider artist. The Long Goodbye is an autobiographical collection of important (if sometimes banal) accounts of young, inexperienced parenthood, the disintegration of Chiappetta's marriage, and his ever-deepening love and appreciation for his daughter. This graphic novel is spiritual in the most unpretentious way: truisms are never preached or presented as such, but through his stories, through the thoughts he shares with the reader, Chiappetta creates a sense of pathos, hope, and bittersweet love.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780964432307
Publisher:
Joe Chiappetta
Publication date:
11/15/1996
Series:
Silly Daddy Series
Pages:
98

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