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On the Web Tue May 18 2010

New Chris Ware Anthology

The heady, intricate comic art of Oak Park resident Chris Ware gets a thorough exploration in the new anthology The Comics of Chris Ware: Drawing Is a Way of Thinking. Co-editor David Ball talked with NPR about the book Monday. Don't forget Ware's Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth is the Gapers Block Book Club pick for June and meets at The Book Cellar, 4736-38 N. Lincoln Ave., Monday, June 14, at 7:30pm.

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