Karl Marx dreamt of a world free from exploitation, inequality and unemployment. Growing up in an ever transforming capitalist society, Marx sought to address the evils of the world through new ways of thinking - his solution? Revolution! Marx is the second in Maier and Simon's collection of graphic vels exploring lives of the 21st century's most controversial and outspoken figures.
Anne Simon was born in 1980 in France. She studies in the Beaux-Arts in Angouleme, and then in the Ecole Nationale Superieure des Arts Decoratifs in Paris, one of the most prestigious art schools in France. In 2004, she received the New Talent prize at the Angouleme festival, and she released her first comic book Persephone in the Underworld in 2006. Corinne Maier was born in 1963 in Geneva. As a writer, economist, historian and psychoanalyst, she has produced around 15 non-fiction books on subjects like psychoanalysis, society, history and humor.Her books are bestsellers in her native France and some (such as Hello Laziness) have been translated into several languages.