Graphic Novel Book Club: Is This How You See Me?

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Graphic Novel Book Club: Is This How You See Me?

12 June 2019 19:00 - 21:00

La petite librairie Drawn & Quarterly

176 Rue Bernard O, Montréal, QC H2T 2K2

Each month we host a Graphic Novel Book Club meeting, open to all, during which we hang out and informally discuss a featured graphic novel. Our pick for JUNE is Is This How You See Me? by Jaime Hernandez. We will meet at La Petite Librairie Drawn & Quarterly (176 Rue Bernard Ouest) on Tuesday April 30th at 7 p.m. The discussion will be hosted by Senior D&Q editor, Tracy Hurren. Join us for refreshments and collective insights!

In Love and Rockets, Jaime Hernandez has followed the lives of his queer, Chicano cast of characters for over 30 years of romance, heartbreak, and the self-awareness that comes with age. Is This How You See Me? hones in on Jaime’s two most beloved characters, Maggie and Hopey, flashing backward and forward in time to reveal how the passage of time has molded these young LA punks into complex, middle-aged women. An intimate look at how people change and drift apart, yet remain deeply affected by their formative years, Is This How You See Me? brings Hernandez’s L&R series full circle.

***We are offering a 20% discount on IS THIS HOW YOU SEE ME? from now until the meeting date!***

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Librairie Drawn & Quarterly recognizes that our events and bookstores are located on the unceded territory of the Kanien’kehá:ka. Many of us refer to Montreal as our home, but it is named Tiohtiá:ke. This has always been a gathering place for many First Nations and continues to be home to a diverse population of Indigenous peoples. It is important to think about how each and every one of us has arrived here. We are grateful that creating and sharing stories has been a part of this land for thousands of years and we urge you to seek out a story that is different from your own.

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La Petite Drawn and Quarterly Accessibility information:

- Our event space uses StopGap.ca ramps in an effort to encourage accessibility. Both the step at the entrance, followed by a half step and a door have StopGap ramps. The door opens inward and is not automated. Once inside, there are no additional steps.
- It is not a sober space, our events sometimes offer alcohol.

♥ Please email events@drawnandquarterly.com if you have any accessibility needs we can accommodate (for example, saving you a seat if you have mobility needs) for you to be able to enjoy our events, worry-free, and feel free to contact us for any concerns you may have ♥


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    La Petite Librairie Drawn & Quarterly
    176 Rue Bernard O, Montréal, QC H2T 2K2
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    Organized By FBDM | Festival BD de Montreal
    Centre d’histoire de Montréal
    335, place D'Youville H2Y 3T1 Montréal
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    Librairie Planète BD
    4077 Rue St Denis, Montreal, QC H2W 2M7
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    Librairie Livresse
    2671 Notre-Dame Ouest H3J 1N9 Montréal
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