Notes on Roma History in Slovakia (Part 1)
Here are some panels about the past few centuries, based on Willy Guy’s essay in this book by Josef Koudelka … (The book’s mostly photos from Roma settlements in Eastern Slovakia during the 1960s. The essay provides context. Drawing it all out in comics format is my way of processing & understanding the material.)
… ~ (CONTINUED in PART 2) ~ ….
I’m also experimenting with how I’ll post comics while I’m in Slovakia (without the benefit of my desktop scanner!)… In this case, I laid the cards on top of a book cover (Koudelka’s book, of course) and took their picture with my camera.