by Sara Henkin
We’ve all heard “You can’t go home again,” but what if you don’t want to? Ben Katchor’s new graphic novel,The Cardboard Valise, explores Emile Delilah’s xenophilia, and the art and delusions of travel. Sara Henkin reviews.
Sara Henkin grew up in Arlington, Virginia and now lives in London. Her writing has appeared onartnet.com and PANK, as well as in Shofar, theCharles River Review, and the Wall Street Journal Europe (via breakingviews). Some of her recent recommendations include How to Breathe Underwater by Julie Orringer, Miss Smilla’s Sense of Snow by Peter Høeg, and Book of Clouds by Chloe Aridjis.