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Alison Bechdel


Alison Bechdel, Author of 'Are You My Mother?' - WSJ Interview


🏳️‍🌈Pride 2018: In conversation with Alison Bechdel


Alison Bechdel Lecture


Alison Bechdel & Judith Thurman on “Dykes to Watch Out For" - The New Yorker


Cartoonist and Graphic Memoirist Alison Bechdel, 2014 MacArthur Fellow

Alison Bechdel is an American cartoonist. Originally best known for the long-running comic strip Dykes to Watch Out For, she came to critical and commercial success in 2006 with her graphic memoir Fun Home, which was subsequently adapted as a musical which won a Tony Award for Best Musical in 2015. She is a 2014 recipient of the MacArthur "Genius" Award. She is also known for the Bechdel test.
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