Center for Fiction Recommends Graphic Canon’s “Arresting New Perceptions”

Detail from George Orwell's Animal Farm, adapted by Laura Plansker

Detail from George Orwell’s Animal Farm, adapted by Laura Plansker

The Center for Fiction has featured a page from Laura Plansker’s “stunning” interpretation of Animal Farm on their Book Recommendations list, saying of The Graphic Canon:

Here’s Animal Farm as you’ve never seen it. Graphic artist Laura Plansker created this stunning image for The Graphic Canon Volume 3, the third in the widely praised series edited by Russ Kick. In Volume 1, we were treated to GilgameshThe Iliad, and The Odyssey…on into the literature of the 1700s. Volume 2 picked withKubla Khan. The final installment takes us from Heart of Darkness to Einstein’s Dreams to Infinite Jest, with more than 70 artists offering arresting new perceptions.

To see Laura Plansker’s page in its entirety on the Center for Fiction’s website, click here!