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A page from Peter Kuper’s 2003 graphic adaptation of Franz Kafka’s “The Metamorphosis.” Kuper said Kafka’s writing allowed him to “really demonstrate ways of storytelling that only could be done in comics.” The text on this page, said Kuper, corresponds with the visuals that follow Gregor Samsa as he climbs the walls in cockroach form.

Comic genius

Talk to focus on art form and its place in academic collections