Art Spiegelman in conversation with Oleksandr Mykhed. When the graphic novel Maus: A Survivor's Tale won a Special Pulitzer Prize in 1992 for its vivid depiction of the Holocaust and its effects, critics and mainstream audiences recognized that a comic book was capable of exploring complex aesthetic, moral, and cultural themes. Maus's creator Art Spiegelman (b. 1948) became the most famous alternative cartoonist in the world. He will be in conversartion with writer, curator of art projects and literary scholar Oleksandr Mykhed.