Drama, Short Stories

Land of Big Numbers by Te-Ping Chen

I usually have a problematic relationship with short stories. It takes a lot for it to feel complete enough in those few pages that amount to a story. Given this background, I am usually wary of picking up a collection. Then again, the rewards on a good day weigh heavier, and I was really tempted… Continue reading Land of Big Numbers by Te-Ping Chen

Comics & Graphic Novel, Historical fiction

White all around by Wilfrid Lupano, Stephane Fert (Illustrator), Montana Kane (Translator)

This short graphic novel is based on a true story. The real people who feature in the narrative and their fates (known and unknown) are listed at the end, and they form the core of the story. Since this is an honest look at a school in the US in 1832, which had only black… Continue reading White all around by Wilfrid Lupano, Stephane Fert (Illustrator), Montana Kane (Translator)