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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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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

Ian Hague, Carolene Ayaka - ART - 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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Encyclopedia of Comic Books and Graphic Novels

M. Keith Booker - Comics & Graphic Novels - 2010 - 763 pages
Arranged alphabetically, offers 340 signed entries focusing on English-language comics with special emphasis on the new graphic novel format that emerged in the 1970s.
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Visualizing Jewish Narrative: Jewish Comics and Graphic Novels

Derek Parker Royal - Literary Criticism - 2016 - 320 pages
Examining a wide range of comics and graphic novels � including works by creators such as Will Eisner, Leela Corman, Neil Gaiman, Art Spiegelman, Sarah Glidden and Joe Sacco  ...
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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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Arguing Comics: Literary Masters on a Popular Medium

Jeet Heer, Kent Worcester - Literary Criticism - 2009 - 208 pages
When Art Spiegelman's Maus-a two-part graphic novel about the Holocaust-won a Pulitzer Prize in 1992, comics scholarship grew increasingly popular and notable. The rise of ...
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Dick Tracy and American Culture: Morality and Mythology, Text and Context

Garyn G. Roberts - Literary Criticism - 1993 - 350 pages
In October 1931, Dick Tracy made his debut on the pages of the Detroit Mirror. Since then America's most famous crime fighter has tangled with a variety of protagonists from ...
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