Fraternity. by Juan Diaz Canales, José-Luis Munuera during the American Civil War, the inhabitants of New Fraternity, Indiana, find themselves far from. Buy Fraternity 01 by José-Luis Munuera, Juan Díaz Canales (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on. Canales, along with artist José-Luis Munuera and colorist Seydas, went on to create Fraternity, a Civil War-era tale of monsters and men. Today.

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A utopian society is too grand in practice for something as base as humanity. In the end, is there even such a thing as a monster when a monster can act like the best of men and men can be the most monstrous?

Like Liked by 1 person. The beast seems to have some connection to Emile, a feral child found a few years earlier fraternigy had been taken in by the townsfolk during simpler times.

CARNE DE PAPEL Y TINTA: José Luís Munuera y Juan Díaz Canales: Fraternity

Things are undone simply by the pettiest aspects of human nature. I am not one that likes to give out spoilers in my reviews but I copied the blurp straight from NG as I had no idea what I was going to say about fraterniyy.

Fraternity has a bit of everything in it. The beast seems to have some connection to Emile, a feral child found a few years earlier who had been taken in fratenity the townsfolk during simpler times.


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In an expansive and fascinating text piece that serves as a foreword text to the story, Alex Romero puts this notion front and center.

I have no idea if there is going to be a follow up to this graphic novel. Perhaps humans were not meant to be governed by more than munnuera laws of nature.


fraternitu As far as the summery goes, it basically tells you exactly what this graphic novel is about. Everyone has something to say about how things should be run and how people should conduct themselves, and having a giant creature captured and tethered in an abandoned barn does little to assuage these tendencies in the self-important citizenry of New Fraternity.

November recap, December plans… Wordaholicanonymous. You are commenting using your WordPress. The missus and I did a partner read of this graphic novel. Anything else is folly. It is only when men and women use it to further fraterntiy own maliciously spiteful, hateful, and selfish ends that the violence inherent in nature is perverted. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Ultimately, the book stands up to multiple critical readings, and luckily each actual reading will be a joy with a book this dark and lovely.

Pick it up if you like. Cover by Jose-Luis Munuera. In fact, there is an animated look to all the character and background renderings, as if the panels are capturing cinematic production cels.


And the artwork looks pretty cool too. All in all I gave Fraternity a 3 out of 5 on GR and it fraternityy recommended to people who find the blurp interesting, not so much my review as I am not sure I am doing it any justice. I like the sound of the story though.


This site uses frxternity. These characters and the prodigal Lafitte look like they stepped out of a Euro-Disney version of Beauty and the Beast. I would have liked to find out what the connection with the feral child and the monster was.

We are all just animals unless we try to take care of one another. The story methodically takes its time to show how these ideals falter in the wake of even the best intentions.

As for the story, it turns out that there is trouble brewing in this fledgling would-be utopian society. Story wise it was decent, but nothing extraordinary. He is not fearful of its existence. Twitter Facebook Google WhatsApp. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here