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The strange = L'étrange

Author: Jérôme Ruillier; Helge Dascher
Publisher: [Montreal, Canada] Drawn et Quarterly June 2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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"The Strange follows an unnamed, undocumented immigrant who tries to forge a new life in a Western country where he doesn’t speak the language. Jérôme Ruillier’s story is deftly told through myriad viewpoints, as each narrator recounts a situation in which they crossed paths with the newly-arrived foreigner. Many of the people he meets are suspicious of his unfamiliar background, or of the unusual language they do  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Comic
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jérôme Ruillier; Helge Dascher
ISBN: 9781770463172 1770463178
OCLC Number: 1050934470
Description: 146 Seiten ; 23 cm
Other Titles: L'étrange
Responsibility: Jérôme Ruillier ; translated by Helge Dascher.

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The story of one undocumented immigrant s journey, told by the people who employ him, feed him, and report on him.  Read more...

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"This is what it was like. For many who still live with the threat of deportation and whose delicate and uncertain future waits on the desks of others, this is what it is still like."--The Read more...

 
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