SDCC ’15: Asaf Hankua & Boaz Lavie Talk Masculinity, Fatherhood, and Endless War in ‘The Divine’


The Divine is a new graphic novel published by First Second created by illustrators Asaf Hanuka (The Realist), Tomer Hanuka (Placebo Man), and writer Boaz Lavie. Asaf and Boaz reside in Tel Aviv, Israel while Tomer lives in New York City. On a hectic Thursday afternoon, I was fortunate to talk to Boaz and Asaf about their new book – unfortunately Tomer was unavailable.


First Second’s The Divine to Debut with Art Exhibition


These days, rarely do I look at an illustrator’s portfolio and outright gasp.  It’s not that I’m necessarily jaded– I recognize and appreciate all the great art that comics illustrators put out every week.  However, it takes a lot more than it used to to truly astound me. Tomer Hanuka’s portfolio astounds me. On July 17th, […]


War gets a new look in THE DIVINE by Asaf and Tomer Hanuka and Boaz Lavie

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First Second has released the cover for a new graphic novel by Asaf and Tomer Hanuka and Boaz Lavie.