The Woman Rebel

The Woman Rebel

The Margaret Sanger Story

Graphic Novel - 2013
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Publisher: Montreal : Drawn & Quarterly, 2013
Edition: First hardcover edition
ISBN: 9781770461260
Branch Call Number: GN 363.9609 Bagg
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 23 cm


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Aug 13, 2018

If you thought that Sanger was pro-abortion, this book dispels that notion once and for all!

Oct 13, 2017

Youve come a long way Bagge.

Jan 11, 2016

This is a great little graphic novel about a woman I had never even heard of before. She definitely was a lady ahead of her time and we could use a few more like her in this day and age........

SkycycleX2 Mar 31, 2014

Excellent comic telling of this fascinating figure's life. In my opinion, this is Bagge's best work.

Mark_Daly Mar 08, 2014

Condenses events from Sanger's long life into one- or two-page scenes, frequently comical. The humor arises from her intense devotion to the cause of birth control, her stubborn, won't-suffer-fools personality, and the doltishness of her opponents. Along the way, Bagge takes great pains to extricate Sanger's reputation from the clutches of polemicists who have wanted to heave her into the eugenics dustbin. The final 20 pages of notes and commentary round out the portrait of Sanger as a misunderstood revolutionary. Annoyingly, the text-heavy art and the dense notes are both printed at an eye-straining reduced size.


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