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Tranches de Vie by Gérard Lauzier - Comic Strip
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Tranches de Vie

Comic Strip
1975
Watercolor
Tranches de Vie 1

Description

Tome 1 - Psychothérapie de groupe

Comment

Gérard Lauzier est pour moi un auteur culte qui a marqué ma jeunesse. J'ai toujours profondément aimé son ironie mordante, sa férocité, son manque d'empathie, son regard sociologique d'une terrible acuité, qui en même temps me mettaient mal à l'aise. Le relire est toujours une cure de jouvence qui permet de faire tomber les masques.

Publication

  • Tome 1
  • Dargaud
  • 04/1975
  • Interior page

About Gérard Lauzier

Gérard Lauzier studied architecture and philosophy before he started his artistic education at the ateliers of Perret and Lagneaux. After producing some work for the press, he went to Brazil for a couple of years, where he did advertising work, as well as caricatures for Le Journal de Bahia (1958-59). Back in France, he returned to humorous illustrations. He contributed to several magazines until 1973, including Lui, France-Soir, Paris-Match and Paris-Presse. In 1974, he entered the comics field, producing the albums 'Lili Fatale' and 'Un Certain Malaise'. In that same year, he began an association with Pilote magazine, that lasted throughout the 1970s and 1980s, and with Lui for which he created 'Zizi Panpan'. A year later he created 'Les Chroniques de l'île Grande', that was directly inspired by his trip to Brazil. In Pilote, Lauzier made social satires with sharp, witty dialogues in his 'Tranches de Vie' (1974-1978) feature and subsequent projects 'La Course du Rat' (1978), 'La Tête dans le Sac' (1980), 'Les Cadres' (1981) and 'Souvenirs d'un Jeune Homme' (1982). He also wrote the hilarious western parody 'Al Crane' for Alexis in 1976. By the end of the 1980s, he dropped his comic activities to concentrate on theatre and cinema scriptwriting. He cooperated on several theatrical productions, including an adaptation of his comic 'Tranches de Vie'. Text (c) Lambiek

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TT Que de belles couleurs dans cette magnifique collection !
Nov 12, 2019, 3:27 PM
Boris Aujourd’hui, on ne pourrait sans doute plus faire du Lauzier: trop méchant, trop cru, trop juste, trop bon!
Sep 24, 2019, 11:34 PM
Spirou Souvenirs des lectures de ma jeunesse (mais oui) et de mon adolescence. Lauzier tapait juste et c'était ultra-jouissif de le lire dans Pilote (entre deux lectures du Journal de Spirou). Merci pour ce partage.
Sep 20, 2019, 11:15 PM
JD Un regard au vitriol sur une société de consommation hypocrite ! Laurier était sans pitié !! Génial
May 1, 2018, 8:45 PM
renardeau Très marrant!
Feb 4, 2018, 5:32 PM
EricB J’aime beaucoup les planches de Lauzier. Un bon condensé de l’esprit et des mœurs de la société des annees 70. Celle ci en est un bon exemple.
Feb 4, 2018, 4:58 PM