Scholarly and fascinating.
(Colette Bancroft St. Petersburg Times
The graphic novel industry isn't a boys club.
(Time Out Chicago
Graphic Women is a text that will appeal to anyone with an interest in contemporary women's literature and trauma studies, as well as those with a budding or established interest in the rich world of comics studies.
(Tahneer Oksman Contemporary Women's Writing
An absorbing book written with dedication, impressive documentation, and a very sharp eye for detail.
(Mihaela Precup Biography
...an essential book for those who are interested in autobiography, visual studies and comics in general as it initiates a beginning in the study of women's graphic memoirs.
(Olga Michael Scadinavian Journal of Comic Art
An exciting and theoretically sophisticated gender and genre study, the kind of book that interpellates its reader, defines its territory, and stakes its claims immediately.
(Bella Brodzki, Sarah Lawrence College)