Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Dan Mishkin and Jerzy Drozd discuss their graphic documentary, The Warren Commission Report: A Graphic Investigation into the Kennedy Assassination

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Dan Mishkin (l) and Jerzy Drozd (r) discuss the different ways they presented multiple points of view.

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Dan Mishkin & Jerzy Drozd stopped by Schuler Books this evening to promote the release of their new book, The Warren Commission Report: A Graphic Investigation into the Kennedy Assassination. I thoroughly enjoyed this discussion. These guys clearly did their research when preparing the book. They discussed their storytelling process, how they were able to show multiple points of view from different parties and their various and differing recollections of the assassination. They are also able to tell the story in past tense, present-past tense, and present tense, and while it sounds confusing as hell, it actually works seamlessly. I found the entire talk fascinating. I would definitely like to see more collaborations of this sort between these guys.



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