HENLEY Patrick   

HENLEY Patrick                                                                                                                 Uses pseudonyms Henriette Valium & Laure Phelin.

“There is no question that Valium’s work has greatly contributed to the evolution of comics in Québec and elsewhere. Its impact in the fields of comics and graphic arts has echoed well beyond Québec’s borders.”                                                         Mickey Zëdka. Trans., Rupert Bottenberg. BDQ: Essays & Interviews On Quebec Comics: 108.

Born: 4 May 1959 in Montréal.

He began cartooning in the early 1980’s basing his stories on Montréal and his own life.

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Story:

The Palace Of Champions. Trans., Peter Dubé. Conundrum Press, 2016. Previously published as Le Palais de Chamions.

PERIODICAL TEXT:

Story graphic:

“Lâcher des Chiens.” Descant, 164, Spring 2014: 127-136.

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Cover:

Book: The Palace Of Champions. Conundrum Press, 2016.

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Book graphic:

“HenrietteValium.” Interview, Mickey Zëdka. Trans., Rupert Bottenberg. BDQ: Essays & Interviews On Quebec Comics. Ed., Andy Brown. BDang/Conundrum, 2017: 122-131. First appeared in Trip 9, 2016.

“An Interview with Henriette Valium.” Interviewer, Mathieu Beauéjour. Trans., Peter Dubé. The Palace Of Champions. Conundrum Press, 2016.

“Valium: The Underground Comix Superhero.” Writ., Mickey Zëdka. Trans., Rupert Bottenberg. BDQ: Essays & Interviews On Quebec Comics. Ed., Andy Brown. BDang/Conundrum, 2017: 108-121. First appeared in Trip 9, 2016.

Periodical text:

Descant, 164, Spring 2014: 255.