The Warren Commission Report: A Graphic Investigation Into the Kennedy Assassination (Paperback)
A Graphic Investigation Into the Kennedy Assassination
Abrams Comicarts, 9781419712319, 160pp.
Publication Date: September 16, 2014
Within days of the murder of President John F. Kennedy, Lyndon B. Johnson appointed a seven-member commission to investigate the assassination. In its report, the Warren Commission determined that there was "no credible evidence" conflicting with its conclusion of a lone gunman. Artist Ernie Colon, bestselling illustrator of The 9/11 Report: A Graphic Adaptation, teams up with author Dan Mishkin to provide a unique means of testing the commission's findings, unraveling conflicting narratives side by side through graphic-novel techniques. The Warren Commission Report: A Graphic Investigation into the Kennedy Assassination breaks down how decisions in the days that followed the assassination not only shaped how the commission reconstructed events but also helped foster the conspiracy theories that play a part in American politics to this day.
About the Author
Dan Mishkin has more than 30 years of experience in comics, including the Amethyst series created with Ernie Colon. He lives in Lansing, Michigan. Ernie Colon has created comics for more than five decades and has worked at Harvey, Marvel, and DC Comics. He lives in Huntington, New York. Jerzy Drozd teaches comics workshops in universities and schools, in addition to illustrating. He lives in Ann Arbor, Michigan.