Encyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels, Volume 2

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M. Keith Booker
ABC-CLIO, 2010 - Comics & Graphic Novels - 763 pages
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The most comprehensive reference ever compiled about the rich and enduring genre of comic books and graphic novels, from their emergence in the 1930s to their late-century breakout into the mainstream.

* Includes over 330 entries on comic books and their creators

* Presents the work of 80 contributors--accomplished academics and librarians who are also fans of comic books and graphic novels

* Offers selected bibliographic listings with the entries

* Provides a comprehensive index of artists, writers, works, characters, genres, and themes

 

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Contents

MZ
377
Selected General Resources
731
About the Editor and the Contributors
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M. Keith Booker is the James E. and Ellen Wadley Roper Professor of English at the University of Arkansas, Fayettevile, AR, where he also serves as director of the Program in comparative literature and cultural studies. He is the author or-editor of more than 35 books on literature, film, popular culture, and literary and cultural theory.

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