Art Spiegelman Principal Works - Essay

Principal Works

(Contemporary Literary Criticism)

The Complete Mr. Infinity (comics) 1970

The Viper Vicar of Vice, Villainy, and Vickedness (comics) 1972

Zip-a-Tune and More Melodies (comics) 1972

Ace Hole, Midget Detective (comics) 1974

Language of Comics (comics) 1974

Breakdowns: From “Maus” to Now: An Anthology of Strips (comics) 1977

Every Day Has Its Dog (comics) 1979

Work and Turn (comics) 1979

Two-Fisted Painters Action Adventure (comics) 1980

*Maus: A Survivor's Tale I: My Father Bleeds History (graphic novel) 1986

Raw: The Graphic Aspirin for War Fever [editor and contributor; with Françoise Mouly] (comics) 1986

Agony, Raw [editor and contributor; with Françoise Mouly] (comics) 1987

Read Yourself Raw: Comix Anthology for Damned Intellectuals [editor and contributor; with Françoise Mouly] (comics) 1987

Raw 1: Open Wounds from the Cutting Edge of Commix [editor and contributor; with Françoise Mouly] (comics) 1989

Raw 2: Required Reading for the Post-Literate (comics) 1990

Warts and All/Drew Friedman and Josh Alan Friedman [editor; with Françoise Mouly and R. Sikoryak] (comics) 1990

Maus: A Survivor's Tale II: And Here My Troubles Began (graphic novel) 1991

Raw 3: High Culture for Lowbrows (comics) 1991

Skin Deep: Tales of Doomed Romance [with Charles Burns and R. Sikoryak] (comics) 1992

The Complete Maus (drawings, journal entries, and recordings) 1994

§The Wild Party: The Lost Classic [illustrations by Art Spiegelman] (poetry) 1994

The Narrative Corpse: A Chain Story by 69 Artists [editor; with R. Sikoryak] (comics) 1995

Open Me … I'm a Dog! (juvenilia) 1997

Comix, Essays, & Scraps from “Maus” to Now (essays and comics) 1998

Little Lit: Folklore and Fairy Tale Funnies [editor and contributor; with Françoise Mouly] (comics) 2000

Jack Cole and Plastic Man: Forms Stretched to Their Limits [with Chip Kidd] (nonfiction) 2001

Little Lit 2: Strange Stories for Strange Kids [editor and contributor; with Françoise Mouly] (comics) 2001

Little Lit 3: It was a Dark and Silly Night … [editor and contributor; with Françoise Mouly] (comics) 2003

*Early versions of chapters 1 through 6 originally appeared in Raw magazine between 1980 and 1985. The chapter “Prisoner on the Hell Planet” originally appeared in Short Order Comix #1 in 1973.

†Early versions of chapters 1 through 4 originally appeared in Raw magazine between 1986 and 1991.

The Complete Maus was released as a CD-ROM, combining artwork, movies, and recordings of interviews with Spiegelman's father.

§The original edition of The Wild Party, written by Joseph Moncure March, was published in 1928.