Day: January 20, 2016

John Allison, Max Sarin, Whitney Cogar, Giant Days for BOOM!Box

Feminism and Realism in John Allison’s Giant Days

Amongst the barrage of “best of” comics lists that closed out 2015, I was delighted to see John Allison’s Giant Days pop up in multiple places. The comic follows three friends—Esther De Groot, Susan Ptolemy, and Daisy Wooton—as they navigate their emotionally and academically tumultuous first year of university (a.k.a. college, for the Americans like…