Understanding Comics

Praised throughout the cartoon industry by such luminaries as Art Spiegelman, Matt Groening, and Will Eisner, this innovative comic book provides a detailed look at the history, meaning, and art of comics and cartooning.

Understanding Comics

Understanding Comics

Praised throughout the cartoon industry by such luminaries as Art Spiegelman, Matt Groening, and Will Eisner, this innovative comic book provides a detailed look at the history, meaning, and art of comics and cartooning.

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Understanding Comics
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Scott McCloud
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-04-27 - Publisher: Harper Collins

Praised throughout the cartoon industry by such luminaries as Art Spiegelman, Matt Groening, and Will Eisner, this innovative comic book provides a detailed look at the history, meaning, and art of comics and cartooning.
Understanding Comics
Language: en
Pages: 215
Authors: Scott McCloud
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher: Paw Prints

Traces the 3,000 year history of storytelling through pictures, discussing the language and images used.
The Language of Comics: Word and Image
Language: en
Pages: 222
Authors: Robin Varnum, Christina T. Gibbons
Categories: Art and literature
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

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Comics & Culture
Language: en
Pages: 247
Authors: Anne Magnussen, Hans-Christian Christiansen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: Museum Tusculanum Press

Comics have become important elements in the culture of the 20th century, not only has the genre been recognized as a medium and an art form in its own right; it has also inspired other means of communication from text books to interactive media. In 13 articles, Comics and Culture
American Comic Book Chronicles: The 1990s
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Keith Dallas, Jason Sacks
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-05 - Publisher: TwoMorrows Publishing

The 1990s was the decade when Marvel Comics sold 8.1 million copies of an issue of the X-Men, saw its superstar creators form their own company, cloned Spider-Man, and went bankrupt. The 1990s was when Superman died, Batman had his back broken, and the runaway success of Neil Gaiman’s Sandman

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