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Guantanamo voices : true accounts from the world's most infamous prison / edited by Sarah Mirk ; introduction by Omar el Akkad ; illustrated by Gerardo Alba, Kasia Babis, Alex Beguez, Tracy Chahwan, Nomi Kane, Omar Khouri, Kane Lynch, Maki Naro, Hazel Newevant, Jeremy Nguyen, Chelsea Saunders, Abu Zubaydah.

Mirk, Sarah, (editor.). El Akkad, Omar, 1982- (writer of introduction.). Alba, Gerardo, (illustrator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781419746901
  • ISBN: 1419746901
  • Physical Description: xiv, 191 pages : color illustrations, color maps ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Abrams ComicArts, 2020.

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 186-189).
Formatted Contents Note:
Guantanamo facts / Nomi Kane -- Timeline / Nomi Kane -- Welcome to Guantanamo / Hazel Newlevant -- Mark Fallon / Gerardo Alba -- Matthew Diaz / Alex Beguiez -- Moazzam Begg / Omar Khouri -- Thomas Wilner / Maki Naro -- Colonel Morris Davis / Jeremy Nguyen -- Mansoor Adayfi / Kane Lynch -- Alka Pradhan / Tracy Chahwan -- Shelby Sullivan-Bennis / Kasia Babis -- Katie Taylor / Chelsea Saunders -- Return to Guantanamo / Hazel Newlevant -- Art from Abu Zubaydah.
Summary, etc.:
In January 2002, the United States sent a group of Muslim men they suspected of terrorism to a prison in Guantanamo Bay. They were the first of roughly 780 prisoners who would be held there-and 40 inmates still remain. Eighteen years later, very few of them have been ever charged with a crime. In Guantanamo Voices, journalist Sarah Mirk and her team of diverse, talented graphic novel artists tell the stories of ten people whose lives have been shaped and affected by the prison, including former prisoners, lawyers, social workers, and service members. This collection of illustrated interviews explores the history of Guantanamo and the world post-9/11, presenting this complicated partisan issue through a new lens.
Subject: Prisoners of war > Cuba > Guantánamo Bay Naval Base > Interviews > Comic books, strips, etc.
War on Terrorism, 2001-2009 > Comic books, strips, etc.
Graphic novels.
Guantánamo Bay Naval Base (Cuba) > Comic books, strips, etc.
Cuba > Guantánamo Bay Naval Base.
Genre: Nonfiction comics.
Graphic novels.
Comics (Graphic works)
Comic books, strips, etc.
Comics (Graphic works)
Graphic novels.
Nonfiction comics.