Vanni

by Benjamin Dix
Vanni
  • ISBN-13: 9781780265155
  • Author(s): Benjamin Dix
  • Illustrated by: Lindsay Pollock
  • Subject: Graphic novels: true stories & non-fiction
  • Publisher: New Internationalist
  • Imprint: New Internationalist
  • Publication Date: 19-09-2019
  • Format: p/b

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£16.99
Vanni is a graphic novel focusing on the conflict between the Sri Lankan government and the 'Tamil Tigers', from the perspective of a single family. Inspired by Dix's experience of working in Sri Lanka for the UN during the war, Vanni draws upon over four years of meticulous research, first-hand interviews, official reports, and cross-referencing with experts in the field. Elegantly drawn by Lindsay Pollock, Vanni takes readers through the otherwise unimaginable struggles, horrors and life-changing decisions families and individuals are forced to make when caught in conflict.
About the book

Vanni is a graphic novel focusing on the conflict between the Sri Lankan government and the 'Tamil Tigers', from the perspective of a single family. Inspired by Dix's experience of working in Sri Lanka for the UN during the war, Vanni draws upon over four years of meticulous research, first-hand interviews, official reports, and cross-referencing with experts in the field. Elegantly drawn by Lindsay Pollock, Vanni takes readers through the otherwise unimaginable struggles, horrors and life-changing decisions families and individuals are forced to make when caught in conflict.