SVA Faculty Member Edel Rodriguez on His New Graphic Memoir, ‘Worm’

The acclaimed artist and illustrator talks about his latest book, a personal account of his family’s exile from Cuba.

November 9, 2023 by Rodrigo Perez
Two images. On the left: Cover of Worm, A Cuban American Odyssey by Edel Rodriguez depicts a black and white illustration of a young boy wearing a bright red handkerchief around his neck and a hat with a star. Green and red graphic decorations on both sides. On the right: Black and white picture of Edel Rodriguez standing with his arms crossed looking ahead to the left.
Credit: Left: Courtesy of Henry Holt and Company. Right: Deborah Feingold