The team behind the "March" graphic novel trilogy at Comic Con 2016.

John Lewis called for a revolution with his 'March' graphic novels. It's time we answer

Updated 8:59 AM ET, Sun September 27, 2020

Andrew Aydin is creator and co-author of the award-winning and New York Times bestselling graphic memoir series "March," about the life and civil rights work of Rep. John Lewis. The trilogy is illustrated by award-winning graphic novelist Nate Powell, whose forthcoming book, "Save It For Later: Promises, Parenthood, and the Urgency of Protest," will be published in 2021. The views expressed here are their own. View more opinion at CNN.

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Creating a graphic-novel memoir with the explicit goal of making nonviolent revolution attainable and urgent was audacious, but the late Rep. John Lewis took that risk with us, alongside us and precisely because he knew the stakes.
We're still in awe of his trust in us to tell his life story, including his willingness to risk being brushed off and laughed at for this choice of medium and format.
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