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By Matthew J. Smith,Randy Duncan

ISBN-10: 041588554X

ISBN-13: 9780415885546

ISBN-10: 0415885558

ISBN-13: 9780415885553

Critical ways to Comics offers scholars a deeper realizing of the inventive and cultural value of comedian books and photo novels by way of introducing key theories and demanding tools for interpreting comics. each one bankruptcy explains after which demonstrates a severe procedure or process, which scholars can then observe to interrogate and critique the meanings and sorts of comedian books, photograph novels, and different sequential paintings. The authors introduce a variety of serious views on comics, together with fandom, style, intertextuality, model, gender, narrative, formalism, visible tradition, and lots more and plenty more.

As the 1st accomplished creation to severe tools for learning comics, Critical techniques to Comics is the fitting 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 okay. Stuller, Ana Merino, Mel Gibson, Jeffrey A. Brown, Brian Swafford

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