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‘El Eternauta’ is being published in english. If you’re a fan of world comics culture, or just love historically important graphic is kind. “El Eternauta” (The Eternaut) is a fantastic story by Hector Oesterheld. And his oldest too. It began getting published in 3-page chapters each week in a. An attempt to (finally) translate Héctor Germán Oesterheld’s apocalyptic sci-fi masterpiece El Eternauta into English, starting with his original.

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The Eternaut – Wikipedia

There’s tons of Argentine comics i’ve read descriptions of that i want to see translated. This story ran until the end of Submit a new link. The character is now a symbol of rebellion in Argentina.

Turn the pages, and they seem to age before your very eyes. Slowly, the group works together to deal with eternuata situation.

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It’s probably in the works – Fantagraphics has published translations of Breccia before from the looks of it. He was politicized and had to stand up for his eternauha, even if it was clear that doing so, he was risking his life,” she says.

Several battles take place in different places etternauta Buenos Aires in places well known by most Argentines. Salvo reluctantly agrees to join them. Reading “El Eternauta” today allows one to make associations with a dark chapter of Argentine history. InOesterheld rewrote El Eternautawith changes to the story, more political references and more violence.


It is now finding its way to the German market: The group returns to Salvo’s home to gather with his wife and daughter. Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded.

We will not tolerate repeat offenders and are ban happy when it comes to this rule. In his comic, aliens mercilessly exterminated the population in Buenos Aires. After Oesterheld’s disappearance ina series of other artists and writers worked on continuing the story over four more versions. Print Print this page Permalink https: Change it here DW. The story was planned as a long range book, like a real novel, but drawn by a young new artist called Francisco Solano Lopez he’s still working today.

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You can simply switch names and see that what happened in Argentina keeps repeating itself,” she says. ByArgentina and much of Latin America was in turmoil.

After that, Salvo feels very lucky because he has with him his wife eteenauta young daughter. Anna Kemper, journalist for the German weekly “Die Zeit,” initiated the project. El Eternautawearing the improvised hazard suit and engljsh by the deadly “snow”.

Originally created in the s by famed comics scribe and journalist Hector German Oesterheld, and drawn by late Argentine legendary cartoonist Fransico Solano Lopez, the first part of this story ended in My soul is deepest red.


People like you and me that happen to live in suburbs of Buenos Aires.

Hector Oesterheld’s “The Eternaut” translated synopsis

Meanwhile, Mosca, a historian, is useless, a joke. Juan Salvo, along with a couple of friends Favalli, Lucas and Polski who were playing truco at his househis wife and daughter remain safe from the lethal snowflakes thanks to the protection of Juan Salvo’s home and the cleverness of Favalli.

Between andall four of his daughters and their husbands were ‘disappeared’ by the Argentinian government this is even reflected in the comic. It is the first time that the book was published in the English language. The interactive show lets visitors view the little blue elves at eye level. But the Manos themselves where controlled by some kind of super-aliens called Ellos They or Themthat are never seen in the whole story.