Above: Ms Bechdel in her studio in a photo by Free Press photographer Glenn Russell.
Alison Bechdel talks about writing autobiographical graphic novels in this new interview written by Sally Pollak for the Burlington Free Press.
“I’ve always believed very whole-heartedly that writing about my family was a very productive and useful thing to do, that ethical obstacles could be overlooked. I’m starting to re-think that. I probably won’t change my ways, but I am thinking about that in new ways.”