From Foe to Friend & Other Stories: A Graphic Novel by Shay by S.Y. Agnon,Shay Charka

By S.Y. Agnon,Shay Charka

a brand new English language variation of a truly renowned Hebrew booklet – the 1st time Hebrew literature’s in basic terms Nobel laureate has had his tales rendered in photograph shape. those 3 stories (which hold Agnon’s unique prose) rendered in “comics” shape, are one of the so much liked by way of Israeli young children – now on hand to the English interpreting international in a most attractive structure. The name tale, an allegory in regards to the try and settle the Land of Israel in previous Jerusalem and to tame its wild winds, is by means of a paranormal myth a couple of pleasant goat and a paranormal cave connecting the previous international of Polish Jewry to the recent international of Jewish lifestyles within the Holy Land. the amount closes with a myth of “The Architect and the Emperor” elevating questions about the connection among an artist and his paintings. Drawn in an excellent sort, Charka’s illustrations are themselves a sort of “midrash” on Agnon’s prose. The willing reader will locate visible echoes of Marc Chagall and Edvard Munch, along Bob Dylan and Rav Kook.

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