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Strips, toons, and bluesies : essays in comics and culture

Author: Douglas Bevan Dowd; M Todd Hignite; Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.)
Publisher: New York : Princeton Architectural Press ; St. Louis : Washington University, [2006]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Addresses key issues such as the intertwined origins of comics and animation; the sex, violence, and taboo breaking of 200 years of underground comics; the popular "Locas" stories of Jaime  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Douglas Bevan Dowd; M Todd Hignite; Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.)
ISBN: 1568986211 9781568986210
OCLC Number: 64770919
Notes: Originally published in 2004 under the title The rubber frame; published in conjunction with two exhibitions held at Washington University in St. Louis: The rubber frame: the visual language of comics from the eighteenth century to the present, held Oct. 1-Dec. 31, 2004 in the Special Collections galleries at John M. Olin Library, and The rubber frame: American underground and alternative comics, 1964-2004, held Oct. 1-30, 2004 in the Des Lee Gallery.
Description: 111 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents: Introduction / Angela Miller --
Strands of a single cord : comics & animation / D.B. Dowd --
Two centuries of underground comic books / Daniel Raeburn --
Jaime Hernandez's "Locas" / Todd Hignite --
The 1960s, African Americans, and the American comic book / Gerald Early --
A chronology of comics and the graphic arts / D.B. Dowd & Melanie Reinert.
Other Titles: Rubber frame.
Responsibility: D.B. Dowd and Todd Hignite, editors.
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