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The Rime of the Modern Mariner: Book summary and reviews of The Rime of the Modern Mariner by Nick Hayes
The Rime of the Modern Mariner Summary
Is it possible to update a masterpiece? Only, perhaps, with a brand-new masterpiece. Written in 1797, "The Rime of the Ancient Mariner" was the original eco-fable; drawn in 2010, The Rime of the Modern Mariner is a graphic novel, now set in the cesspool of the North Atlantic Garbage Patch - thus adding a timely and resonant message about the destruction of our seas.
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"Starred Review. Hayes is a political cartoonist, and his writing isn't nearly as memorable as his illustrations, which convey the beauty of the world and the pity of its destruction with a gorgeous brand of vehemence." - Publishers Weekly
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Nick Hayes is a political cartoonist for The Guardian and was a founding editor of Meat Magazine, which showcased new writing, comics, and illustrations. He has won two Guardian media awards.