Need More Love: A Graphic Memoir
Karin L. Kross
Need More Love:
A Graphic Memoir
by Aline Kominsky Crumb
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Aline Kominsky Crumb was born Aline Ricky Goldsmith in Long Beach, New York, in 1948 and grew up in a chaotic household behind a tidy suburban facade. Her mother came from a well-to-do family and found success as an ad agent; her father was a small-time businessman and possible small-time crook, who died of cancer when his daughter was nineteen. Her escape into the counterculture of the 1960s led her to New York City, Tucson (with her first husband, Carl Kominsky), and, finally, San Francisco, where she became prominent in the underground comix scene of the late part of the decade and met and married fellow artist Robert Crumb. The couple now live in France, having moved there in the early '90s to escape overdevelopment in the small California town where they lived and the rising conservatism of American culture.
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