Questions tagged [art-spiegelman]

Questions about the works of the American cartoonist Art Spiegelman (born 1948) or his life as an artist.

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Why were these animals used to represent the different countries in Maus?

In Art Spiegelman's Maus, he represents different people from different countries as different animals. For instance, he represents the Jews as mice, the Germans as cats, the Polish as pigs, the ...