Friday, September 25, 2009

Friday Featured Comic: The Shelleys (and Byron, of course)

I'm officially in love with Kate Beaton over at Hark! A Vagrant.

I wish I could draw so I could make snarky little comics about famous dead writers.


Homero said...

In the intro to writing book that I use for my class, there is section in there about the genesis of "Frankenstien." It mentions that the Shelleys, Byron, and Byrons 'doctor' friend. I always tell the class that's a really polite way of saying "Byron's drug dealer."

Lindsay-with-an-A said...

Ha! And the doctor 'friend' went on to write the book "The Vampyre," which he based almost entirely on the personality of Byron (whom he didn't seem to like very much).

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