Quickies: Shortcomings & Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk

Shortcomings by Adrian Tomine Publisher/Year: Drawn and Quarterly, 2007 Format: Hardcover Pages: 104 Source: Library What it is: A graphic novel that explores the sticky issues of cultural identity. Ben Tanaka is a 30-year-old Japanese American who runs a movie house in Berkeley. His longtime girlfriend is Miko, who is also a Japanese American but embraces her culture way more thanContinue reading “Quickies: Shortcomings & Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk”