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Unpopular Culture: Transforming the European Comic Book in the 1990s (Studies in Book and Print Culture)
By Brand: University of Toronto Press, Scholarly Publishing Division
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mpn: 30 black & white illustrations, ean: 9780802094124, isbn: 0802094120,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 292 reviews
In the last fifteen years or so, a wide community of artists working in a variety of western European nations have overturned the dominant traditions of comic book publishing as it has existed since the end of the Second World War. These artists reje...
Babes, Beasts, and Brawn: Sculpture of the Fantastic
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mpn: 9781593070137, ean: 9781593070137, isbn: 1593070136,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 74 reviews
Babes, Beasts, and Brawn: Sculpture of the Fantastic is a definitive look into the creation of these powerhouse playthings, with hundreds of stunning color photographs and fascinating insights into Kiwus' creative process. Beyond the building of plas...
Wonderfully Wordless: The 500 Most Recommended Graphic Novels and Picture Books
By Rowman Littlefield Pub Inc
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ean: 9781442254770, isbn: 1442254777,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 61 reviews
Wonderfully Wordless: The 500 Most Recommended Graphic Novels and Picture Books is the first comprehensive best book guide to wordless picture books (and nearly wordless picture books). It is an indispensable resource for parents and teachers who lov...
Soul of the Dark Knight: Batman as Mythic Figure in Comics and Film
mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9780786471287, isbn: 078647128X,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 182 reviews
This is a book about the comics genre and language, how these were used to create Batman, and how that character's longevity is largely due to the medium's unique formal qualities. It argues that Batman's core appeal is his mythic nature which allows...
The Comics of Joe Sacco: Journalism in a Visual World (Critical Approaches to Comics Artists Series)
By University Press of Mississippi
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ean: 9781496814708, isbn: 1496814703,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 276 reviews
Named a Notable Scholarly Publication of 2015 by the Comics Studies SocietyContributions by Georgiana Banita, Lan Dong, Ann D'Orazio, Kevin C. Dunn, Alexander Dunst, Jared Gardner, Edward C. Holland, Isabel Macdonald, Brigid Maher, Ben Owen, Rebecca ...
History and Politics in French-Language Comics and Graphic Novels
By Brand: University Press of Mississippi
ean: 9781604730043, isbn: 1604730048,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 231 reviews
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, France, Switzerland, and other French-speaking countries, many well-known com...
Visual Storytellling: An Illustrated Reader
By Oxford University Press
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ean: 9780199380046, isbn: 019938004X,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 8 reviews
Visual Storytelling features a comprehensive survey of contemporary graphic narratives that encourages reflection, discussion, and various response projects in the writing or literature classroom. With its thematic organization, Visual Storytelling u...
Teaching the Graphic Novel (Options for Teaching)
By Brand: Modern Language Association of America
ean: 9781603290616, isbn: 1603290613,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 155 reviews
Graphic novels are now appearing in a great variety of courses: composition, literature, drama, popular culture, travel, art, translation. The thirty-four essays in this volume explore issues that the new art form has posed for teachers at the univer...
CBLDF Presents Manga: Introduction, Challenges, and Best Practices
ean: 9781616552787, isbn: 1616552786,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 133 reviews
Dark Horse is proud to mark its 25th Anniversary of manga publishing with a new project from the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund. CBLDF Presents Manga: Introduction, Challenges, and Best Practices is a handbook designed to provide libraries, bookseller...
Comics and Language: Reimagining Critical Discourse on the Form
By Brand: University Press of Mississippi
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ean: 9781617038044, isbn: 1617038040,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 131 reviews
It has become an axiom in comic studies that "comics is a language, not a genre." But what exactly does that mean, and how is discourse on the form both aided and hindered by thinking of it in linguistic terms? In Comics and Language, Hannah Miodrag ...
Graphic Novels: Everything You Need to Know
mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780060824259, isbn: 0060824255,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 117 reviews
Graphic novels, long stories told in comics format, have enjoyed the fastest-growing sales of any category of book in the U.S. over the last four years. This modern renaissance of comics has produced a library of substantial works, whose subjects are...
Mangatopia: Essays on Manga and Anime in the Modern World
ean: 9781591589082, isbn: 1591589088,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 207 reviews
Fascinating insights on what Japanese manga and anime mean to artists, audiences, and fans in the United States and elsewhere, covering topics that range from fantasy to sex to politics.• Contributions from knowledgeable commentators about manga an...
Mostly Manga: A Genre Guide to Popular Manga, Manhwa, Manhua, and Anime (Genreflecting Advisory Series)
By Brand: Libraries Unlimited
ean: 9781598849387, isbn: 1598849387,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 149 reviews
Appropriate for any public library collection, this book provides a comprehensive readers' advisory guide for Japanese manga and anime, Korean manhwa, and Chinese manhua.• Author, title, subject, and genre indexes• An appendix featuring the films...
Another World: Nineteenth-Century Illustrated Print Culture
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mpn: 9780300219067, ean: 9780300219067, isbn: 0300219067,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 58 reviews
The remarkable story of the stylistic, cultural, and technical innovations that drove the surge of comics, caricature, and other print media in 19th-century Europe Taking its title from the 1844 visionary graphic novel by J. J. Grandville, this groun...
Girls and Their Comics: Finding a Female Voice in Comic Book Narrative
By Brand: Scarecrow Press
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mpn: 51 black & white halftones, ean: 9780810883758, isbn: 0810883759,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
In America, comics and comic books have often been associated with adolescent male fantasy—muscle-bound superheroes and scantily clad women. Nonetheless, comics have also been read and enjoyed by girls. While there have been many strong representat...
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