Jimmy Corrigan Cover[comics] covers Chris Ware and his new bookJimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth‘Ware was 29 years old, and more than halfway through the writing of the book, when he first met his own father. Their meeting, too, was tentative and awkward — and tinged with anger. “I was probably a little hostile,” said Ware. “There were so many regrets …” His father died a short time later. “I added it all up once — the few meetings we had, the few times we talked on the phone,” said Ware. “In total, I knew my father for just about five hours.”‘

CNN on Chris Ware and Jimmy Corrigan: The Smartest Kid on Earth

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