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Ody-c. Cycle one

Format: Print Book 2016
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
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Braddock Carnegie Library Fiction GN FRA
Location  Braddock Carnegie Library
 
Collection  Fiction
 
Call Number  GN FRA
 
 
Summary
ODY-C, modeled after Homer's Odyssey, is a psychedelic, gender-brokescience-fiction epic that tells the story of three legendary warrior-queensreturning home after a centuries-long battle. Odyssia, of fair Ithicaa,encounters everything that can get in her way and slow her homecoming --and realizes with dawning horror that maybe she doesn't want to return. QueenEne, she who rules the universe, reclaims her husband He of Troiia only to findherself trapped in a place where even the Goddesses cannot see -- a secretworld of men gone mad. And as for Queen Gamem, she has a date with her lovelornwife and a warm bath of her own blood...

Told in verse with a visualsensibility that redefines the very possibilities of the comics medium, thisgloriously oversized hardcover collects issues #1-12 plus exclusive bonusmaterials including essays by classicist Dani Colman, teaching aids, and amassive ten-page fold-out only available in the sold-out firstissue.

"Fraction and Ward are doing wildly imaginative work combiningfantastic Greek mythology with futuristic science fiction, and the book has avisual sensibility unlike anything else on the stands." -- A.V. Club
Additional Information
Subjects Interplanetary voyages -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Voyages and travels -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Science fiction comics.
Fantasy comics.
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.
Adaptations.
Publisher Berkeley, CA :2016
Other Titles Odyssey.
Cycle one
Contributors Fraction, Matt, author.
Ward, Christian (Christian J.), artist.
Homer. Odyssey.
Image Comics, publisher.
Audience Rated M, mature.
Language English
Notes Reimagining of Homer's The Odyssey.
"Ody-C created by Matt Fraction and Christian Ward."
"Contains material originally published in single magazine form as ODY-C #1-12."
Description 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
ISBN 9781632159274
1632159279
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