The Writing Life: Art Spiegelman explores living in the shadow of ‘Maus’: The success of his story of the Holocaust in graphic form has followed him since its publication. His latest book, ‘MetaMaus,’ deconstructs the original work.
Photo:  “MetaMaus,” Art Spiegelman’s latest book. Credit: Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times

The Writing Life: Art Spiegelman explores living in the shadow of ‘Maus’: The success of his story of the Holocaust in graphic form has followed him since its publication. His latest book, ‘MetaMaus,’ deconstructs the original work.

Photo: “MetaMaus,” Art Spiegelman’s latest book. Credit: Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times