Comics: our 13 favorites for the start of the school year
THE MORNING LIST
Like the novel, comics have had a busy comeback, each year at this time.This selection of thirteen titles inaugurates a new monthly meeting in "La Matinale", intended to highlight the most pleasing albums of the moment.
On the menu this month: a flying drag queen, prisoners keen on literature, a Hollywood actor with Comanche ancestors, a famous scientist stripped of his brain, a New York cop tattooed from head to toe ...still others.
"Dragman": a drag queen in the sky
There is no shortage of stories about superheroes getting back to business to save the world in the comic book industry.
This one is a bit special due to the profile of its main character: Dragman, the first flying transvestite in the history of masked adventurers.suspenders, like any good drag queen.August Crimp was still a teenager when, out of curiosity, donning a stocking belonging to his mother, he caught himself flying like Superman.
His attraction to transvestism did not prevent him from marrying and having a child.Removed from retirement by a teenage girl he once saved from certain death, Dragman finds himself embarked on a double front: to find the confidence of his wife, from whom he hid everything for years, and to overcome an evil multinational specialized in the trafficking of souls.
Himself dressed as a trans woman since 2007, the English cartoonist Steven Appleby has put a lot of himself in this transgressive pastiche that looks like a coming out which amuses the reader as much as he upsets him.
Posted Date: 2020-09-29