Fahrenheit 451 Becomes a Graphic Novel

090724_BOOK_Faber_Fahrenheit_451In a move that would have Guy Montag scratching his head, Ray Bradbury’s acclaimed novel, Fahrenheit 451,  has been adapted into a comic book. The irony of shortening a novel that focuses on the destruction of books is not lost on those who learned of the news.

Slate.com contributor Sarah Boxer discusses the pro and cons of turning Bradbury’s work into a graphic novel and the reason behind the adaptation. To read about her thoughts on the comic and how the adaptation came to fruition, check out Boxer’s article on Slate.com.


~ by pinnaclepov2224 on August 17, 2009.

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