Critical Approaches to Comics: Theories and Methods by Matthew J. Smith,Randy Duncan PDF

By Matthew J. Smith,Randy Duncan

ISBN-10: 041588554X

ISBN-13: 9780415885546

ISBN-10: 0415885558

ISBN-13: 9780415885553

Critical methods to Comics offers scholars a deeper realizing of the inventive and cultural importance of comedian books and picture novels by means of introducing key theories and demanding tools for reading comics. each one bankruptcy explains after which demonstrates a severe procedure or procedure, which scholars can then practice to interrogate and critique the meanings and varieties of comedian books, image novels, and different sequential paintings. The authors introduce quite a lot of severe views on comics, together with fandom, style, intertextuality, variation, gender, narrative, formalism, visible tradition, and masses more.

As the 1st complete creation to severe equipment for learning comics, Critical techniques to Comics is the correct textbook for quite a few classes in comics studies.

Contributors: Henry Jenkins,  David Berona, Joseph Witek, Randy Duncan, Marc Singer, Pascal Lefevre,  Andrei Molotiu, Jeff McLaughlin, Amy Kiste Nyberg, Christopher Murray, Mark Rogers, Ian Gordon, Stanford wood worker, Matthew J. Smith, Brad J. Ricca, Peter Coogan, Leonard Rifas,  Jennifer ok. Stuller, Ana Merino, Mel Gibson, Jeffrey A. Brown, Brian Swafford

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