A.W.O.L. graphic novel also available at the El Paso Museum of Art store

(Please scroll down to read more.) Click on this video to purchase our book A.W.O.L.   ISBN: 978-1540551511

Flipbook animation created by Ronnie Dukes for Families Animated at the El Paso Museum of Art.

A.W.O.L available online

We hope you enjoy this labor of love and thank you for your support! Click on this link or this image below to get the book.

A.W.O.L. is a graphic novel about a Chicana soldier who disobeys military orders in order to find her missing brother who has been kidnapped in El Paso, Texas, on the Mexico/US borderland.

DUKEScomics premier at EPCON (El Paso, TX) April 21-23, 2017

Ronnie Dukes, artist, and Elvira Carrizal-Dukes, writer, for DUKEScomics

A.W.O.L at El Paso Comic Con 2017

April 21-23, 2017 at El Paso Convention Center, 1 Civic Center Plaza, El Paso, TX 79901



Ronnie Dukes, who uses quill and ink on hand-made paper from Nepal, is attending his first ever Comic Con. He draws a series called the Vitruvian Hero, based on Leonardo da Vinci’s Vitruvian Man.

“I decided after 10 years of exhibiting work that I wanted to tell a complete story and have it out there,” Dukes told me. “I really need to take this seriously.”

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An Interview with Ronnie Dukes

“I am very inspired by Evanston and more inspired by creating something that will inspire kids to create and have the confidence to have a different vision of the world.  I have a lot of hometown pride and love to see artists who represent us in a great way.” -Ronnie Dukes

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by the Evanston public library from a solo exhibition.

March 2017 Launch

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