OJINGOGO

graphic novel, 152 pages

Published in 2008 by Drawn & Quarterly

ISBN: 9781897299692

Ojingogo is an illustrated, wordless dreamscape of abstracts and events. The otherworldly pantomime about a girl, her squid, and the creatures and calamities they experience together, is inspired by my time spent as an ex-pat living in South Korea.


Awards

  • Nominated for 2 Eisner Awards
  • Winner of 2006 Expozine Award

Reviews

“…Forsythe’s casually absurd, nearly wordless images are the kind of thing that any young person reared on the free-floating visual logic of manga and Miyazaki movies will devour like candy”

-Quill & Quire

“Indescribable fun”

-Radio Canada    International