Praise for Journal
“Delporte is a talented artist and Journal
is a beautiful collection of words and images.” —Cult MTL
“At its very best moments, Journal
becomes indistinguishable from poetry . . . and there are, as the reader will discover, many such moments.” —Publishers Weekly
About the Author
Born in Saint-Malo, France, in 1983, Julie Delporte lives in Montreal, where she publishes books and zines. Journal, a collection of her journal comics, was published by Koyama Press in May 2013. In 2011–2012, she was a fellow at the Center for Cartoon Studies in White River Junction, Vermont. She has published a French children’s book (Je suis un raton laveur), as well as some short pieces at L’employé du Moi (Belgium) and in various anthologies. She was the former organizer of Montreal’s forty-eight-hour comics festival and newsprint anthology, and she runs the comics-centric radio show Dans ta Bulle. Colored pencils and dogs with long ears are her favorite antidepressants.