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Author Radtke, Kristen, author, artist.

Title Seek you : a journey through American loneliness / Kristen Radtke.

Publication Info. New York : Pantheon Books, [2021]
©2021

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Location Call No. Status
 Avon Free Public Library - Adult Department  GRAPHIC RADTKE    Check Shelf
 Berlin-Peck Memorial Library - New Materials  GRAPHIC 92 RADTKE    Check Shelf
 Bloomfield, Prosser Library - Adult Department  NEW GRAPHIC NOVEL 307.76 RAD    Check Shelf
 Bristol, Main Library - Adult Department  GRAPHIC 155.92 RADTKE    Check Shelf
 Canton Public Library - Adult New Materials  GRAPHIC NOVEL 155.92 RADTKE    Check Shelf
 Colchester, Cragin Memorial Library - Graphic Novels  GRAPHIC NOVEL RADTKE, KRISTEN    Check Shelf
 Cromwell-Belden Public Library - New Materials  GRAPHIC NOVEL SEEK    Check Shelf
 East Windsor, Library Association of Warehouse Point - Adult Department  GRAPHICNOVEL 741.59 RAD    In Processing
 Manchester, Main Library - New Materials  741.5973 RADTKE    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Whiton Branch - New Materials  741.5973 RADTKE    Check Shelf

Edition First edition.
Description 352 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Comic or graphic novel marcgt
Fiction marcgt
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 347-352).
Summary "When Kristen Radtke was in her twenties, she learned that, as her father was growing up, he would crawl onto his roof in rural Wisconsin and send signals out on his ham radio. Those CQ calls were his attempt to reach somebody--anybody--who would respond. In Seek You, Radtke uses this image as her jumping off point into a piercing exploration of loneliness and the ways in which we attempt to feel closer to one another. She looks at the very real current crisis of loneliness through the lenses of gender, violence, technology, and art. Ranging from the invention of the laugh-track to Instagram to Harry Harlow's experiments in which infant monkeys were given inanimate surrogate mothers, Radtke uncovers all she can about how we engage with friends, family, and strangers alike, and what happens--to us and to them--when we disengage."-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Social isolation -- United States -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Loneliness -- United States -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Interpersonal relations -- United States -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Social psychology -- United States -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Loneliness (OCoLC)fst01002214
Genre/Form Graphic novels.
Nonfiction comics. (OCoLC)fst01921721
Comics (Graphic works) (OCoLC)fst01921613
Graphic novels (OCoLC)fst01726630
Nonfiction comics.
Social issue comics.
Psychological comics.
Added Title Seek you
Journey through American loneliness
Other Form: Online version: Radtke, Kristen, Seek you New York : Pantheon Books, 2021. 9781524748050 (DLC) 2020040879
ISBN 9781524748067 (hardcover)
1524748064 (hardcover)
9781524748050 (ebk)
Standard No. 40030656661
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