The Risk Pictures: Hillary Chute
By Riva Lehrer and Hillary Chute
2015, charcoal and mixed media on board, with Mylar and acrylic on carved Plexiglass, 39" x 29" x 4"
Hillary Chute is s Distinguished Professor of English and Art + Design at Northeastern University. and author of Graphic Women: Life Narrative and Contemporary Comics; Outside the Box: Interviews with Contemporary Cartoonists; MetaMaus; Why Comics, and other groundbreaking studies. Chute’s work has brought serious literary attention to the much-neglected form of the graphic novel.