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Comics as History : Roles of the Comic Book in Scholarship, Society, and Entertainment.

Author: Annessa Ann Babic
Publisher: Fairleigh Dickinson, 2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English
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This anthology hosts a collection of essays examining the role of comics as portals for historical and academic content, while keeping the approach on an international market versus the American one.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Annessa Ann Babic
ISBN: 1306315255 9781306315258 1611475562 9781611475562 1611475570 9781611475579
OCLC Number: 868283980
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: ContentsAcknowledgments IntroductionFrance, The Second Comics Market1.Antiquity and Bandes Dessinees: Schizophrenic Nationalism Between Atlanticism and Marxism Henri-Simon Blanc-Hoang2.Did You Learn Your Strip?: The History of France as Comic Fad in the 1970s Guillaume de Syon 3."Ils sont fous ces Gaulois!": Asterix, Lucky Luke, Freedom Fries, and the Love-Hate Relationship Between France and the United States Annick PellegrinNation and Revolution4.Image and Text in Service of the Nation: Historically-themed Comic Books as Civic Education in 1980s Mexico Melanie HuskaImages of US Wars5.Who is Diana Prince?: The Amazon Army Nurse of World War II Peter Lee6.Wonder Woman as Patriotic Icon: The Amazon Princess for the Nation and FemininityAnnessa Ann Babic7.Comic Containment: No Laughing Matter James C. Lethbridge8.Graphic/Narrative/History: Defining the Essential Experience(s) of 9/11 Lynda GoldsteinMorals, Ethics, and Race9.Super Gay!: Depictions of Homosexuality in Mainstream Superhero ComicsKara M. Kvaran10.The Man in the Gray Metal Suit: Dr. Doom, the Fantastic Four, and the Costs of Conformity Micah Rueber11.Seen City: Frank Miller's Re-Imaging as a Cinematic "New Real" Christina DokouDark Logic12.The Zombie Apocalypse: A Fictional State of Nature? Faiz Sheikh13.Logicomix and the Enunciatory Apparatus Beatrice SkordiliWorks Cited Index About the Contributors

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This collection is welcome because it features essays by researchers new to the field, some with novel ideas. The volume provides a sampling of genres, personalities, stories, and issues in the Read more...

 
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