An act of obsessive ekphrasis and aleatory transcription, Éric Suchère’s Mystérieuse mirrors, in its procedural elegance, the intermedial space of comic books, a form that hovers between writing and drawing, word and image. With Sandra Dollar’s beautifully paced translation from the French, attentively redrawn on the page by Sarah Seldomridge, it becomes wonderfully clear that delight proliferates—the raison d’être of translation—when media jumps thru media.
—Christian Hawkey, translator of Ventrakl and author of (most recently) Citizen Of
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