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“No Kiss for Mama”: From Tomi Ungerer’s Children’s Book to Mathieu Sapin’s Comics

The children’s novel “Kein Kuss für Mama”, published in 1973 by Tomi Ungerer, finds a second youth thanks to a comic proposed by Mathieu Sapin. Anyone who confides in having tackled a work by the master with as much pressure as joy. In Mathieu Sapin’s childhood memories, Tomi Ungerer’s little novel “Kein Kuss für Mama” …

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Mathieu Sapin dives back into childhood with “No Kiss for Mama”.

The author of ‘Supermurgeman’, ‘Gérard, Five Years in the Paws of Depardieu’ and behind-the-scenes accounts of French politics revisits his memories. In “Kein Kuss für Mama” Mathieu Sapin adapts Tomi Ungerer’s written work into a comic strip. Ungerer, who disappeared in 2019, was a great illustrator. We remember his posters against the Vietnam War or …

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