War of the Blink by Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas

War of the Blink by Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas

Regular price $24.95 $0.00

The brilliant follow-up to RED: A Haida Manga ― another stunningly inventive retelling of an ancient Haida tale. The latest offering from acclaimed graphic artist Michael Nicoll Yahgulanaas, War of the Blink is a stunning full-colour graphic novel about war and peace. It is the story of a fisherman who suspects a party of raiders is descending upon his island home. When his warnings are not heeded, the man sets out to guard the village on his own, only to find himself caught up in a high-stakes game of kidnap and bluff. All this leads to a final showdown, in which one of the sides must blink first―and the villagers find a surprising way to save face and their home, and avoid bloodshed. Combining traditional Northwest coast and Japanese comic art in Yahgulanaas’ own, dizzingly original mish-mash, War of the Blink is a timeless fable about the bravery it takes to choose peace over war. An earlier version of the artwork was displayed at the Vancouver Art Gallery a part of the groundbreaking exhibition “Raven Travelling.”

Dimensions: 17.8 x 1.3 x 21.6 cm 

Format: Soft Cover

Pages: 72 

Published:  November 24th 2017

Language: English

Share this Product

More from this collection