Drawing the vote : the illustrated guide to the importance of voting in America / written by Tommy Jenkins ; illustrated by Kati Lacker.
- 0 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
0 current holds with 2 total copies.
|Location||Call Number / Copy Notes||Barcode||Shelving Location||Status||Due Date|
|Jay Co PL - Portland||J324.609 J52 (Text)||76383000475784||Kids New Shelf, J NF||Checked out||06/11/2020|
|New Castle-Henry County PL - New Castle||ON-ORDER 1/NON-FIC (Text)||NCSTL9781419739989||On Order||On order||-|
- ISBN: 9781419739989
- Physical Description: 198 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
- Publisher: New York : Abrams ComicArts, 2020.
"Coinciding with the 2020 US presidential election, Drawing the Vote, an original graphic novel, looks at the history of voting rights in the United States, and how it has affected the way we vote today. Author Tommy Jenkins traces this history from the earliest steps toward democracy during the American Revolution, to the upheaval caused by the Civil War, the fight for women's suffrage, the Civil Rights movement, the election of an African American president, and the control by a Republican majority. Along the way, Jenkins identifies events and trends that led to the unprecedented results of the 2016 presidential election that left Americans wondering, "how did this happen?" To balance these complex ideas and statistics, Kati Lacker's clean artistic style makes the book both beautiful and accessible. At a time when many citizens are experiencing apathy about voting and skepticism concerning our bitterly divided political parties, Drawing the Vote seeks to offer some explanation for how we got here and how every American can take action to make their vote count"-- Provided by publisher.
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