A Guy Who Floats

A Guy Who Floats : A Castaway's Comic Strip

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The misadventures of a shipwrecked guy abandoned to his fate in the middle of the ocean are told in this illustrated narrative. Clinging to a wooden box floating adrift, the protagonist reflects on his life: his past experiences as well as his slim chances of survival. Helpless and unable to do anything to improve his condition, he is consumed in his constant daydreams, alternating between absolute despair and quiet abandonment, while suffering from hunger and thirst amidst treacherous weather. His thoughts are related in a stream-of-consciousness style as he navigates both the physical challenge of the seas and the solitary existence of his mind.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 112 pages
  • 154.94 x 236.22 x 10.16mm | 317.51g
  • Diábolo Ediciones, S.L.
  • Madrid, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 841515397X
  • 9788415153979

About Guillermo Ortiz

Guillermo Ortiz is a professor of history, a writer, and a cartoonist who has been published in various media in Argentina and Europe. He is the author of "Insomnia" and "Two Guys Who Float." Mariano Krasmanski is a fine arts teacher who has participated in the scripts for documentary films, television programs, and online publications. He is also the author of comics and graphic novels published in Argentina and Europe.show more

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