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Everyone’s A Critic - Alexander, The Servant & The Water of Life

Ellen Lee, Arts Writer

28-Jun-21 19:30

Everyone’s A Critic - Alexander, The Servant & The Water of Life

In Alexander, The Servant & The Water of Life, Eisner-nominated artist Reimena Yee adapts the 2,000-year-old Alexander Romance into a serialised webcomic. In it, Alexander the Great embarks on a quest for the elusive Water of Life, accompanied by his trusted Servant. The comic uses art and narrative to depict their wondrous adventures, while ruminating on his eventual historic legacy. We review the comic, and discuss where creations like this fit when it comes to “art”.

Image Source: Reimena Ashel Yee Tumblr

Produced by: Sharmilla Ganesan

Presented by: Sharmilla Ganesan

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Tags:  Evening EditionEveryone's A CriticComicsGraphic NovelWebcomicHistorical FictionArtVIsual ArtComic ArtistHistoryMalaysian Art

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