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On the Graphic Novel

Santiago García - Literary Criticism - 2015 - 375 pages
A noted comics artist himself, Santiago García follows the history of the graphic novel from early nineteenth-century European sequential art, through the development of ...
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History and Politics in French-Language Comics and Graphic Novels

Mark McKinney - Literary Criticism - 2011 - 272 pages
With Essays by Baru, Bart Beaty, Cécile Vernier Danehy, Hugo Frey, Pascal Lefèvre, Fabrice Leroy, Amanda Macdonald, Mark McKinney, Ann Miller, and Clare Tufts In Belgium ...
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Graphic Subjects: Critical Essays on Autobiography and Graphic Novels

Michael A. Chaney - Comics & Graphic Novels - 2011 - 339 pages
Some of the most noteworthy graphic novels and comic books of recent years have been entirely autobiographical. In Graphic Subjects, Michael A. Chaney brings together a lively ...
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Gothic in Comics and Graphic Novels: A Critical Approach

Julia Round - Literary Criticism - 2014 - 268 pages
This book explores the connections between comics and Gothic from four different angles: historical, formal, cultural and textual. It identifies structures, styles and themes ...
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Representing Multiculturalism in Comics and Graphic Novels

Carolene Ayaka, Ian Hague - Social Science - 2014 - 286 pages
Multiculturalism, and its representation, has long presented challenges for the medium of comics. This book presents a wide ranging survey of the ways in which comics have ...
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Comics and the Senses: A Multisensory Approach to Comics and Graphic Novels

Ian Hague - Social Science - 2014 - 214 pages
Attempts to define what comics are and explain how they work have not always been successful because they are premised upon the idea that comic strips, comic books and graphic ...
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Nell Brinkley and the New Woman in the Early 20th Century

Trina Robbins - Social Science - 2001 - 155 pages
The art and commentary of Nell Brinkley (1886-1944) ran in American newspapers from 1907 through the 1930s. At the height of her popularity, "The Brinkley Girl" appeared in the ...
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Faster Than a Speeding Bullet: The Rise of the Graphic Novel

Stephen Weiner - Literary Criticism - 2003 - 64 pages
Presents a history and an outlook on the genre of fiction known as, "Graphic novels", which began in the early 1950s and, according to the author, their popularity is growing ...
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Networks of Desire

Frenchy Lunning - Art - 2007 - 304 pages
“Japan's pop culture, once believed unexportable, is now hitting the shores of other nations like a tsunami. In North America, young fans consume vast amounts of manga and ...
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Reading Comics: How Graphic Novels Work and What They Mean

Douglas Wolk - Literary Criticism - 2008 - 416 pages
Suddenly, comics are everywhere: a newly matured art form, filling bookshelves with brilliant, innovative work and shaping the ideas and images of the rest of contemporary ...
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