Spiegelman, Art

(b. 1948)
   American cartoonist. Spiegelman was born in Stockholm and educated at Harpur College, New York. In 1980 he established the avant-garde comic magazine Raw, but he is best known for his full-length cartoon strip Maus. It is based on the experiences of Spiegelman’s father who survived Auschwitz. The Jews are drawn as mice and the Nazis as cats. It has won many awards including the annual Playboy award for best comic strip (1982).

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  • SPIEGELMAN, ART — (1948– ), U.S. cartoonist. Born in Stockholm, Sweden, to parents who survived the Holocaust, Spiegelman grew up in Queens, N.Y. In 1968, while attending Harpur College in Binghamton, N.Y., he had a nervous breakdown, but he recovered. Shortly… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

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