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Graphic women : life narrative and contemporary comics

Author: Hillary L Chute
Publisher: New York ; Chichester : Columbia University Press, ©2010.
Series: Gender and culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hillary L Chute
ISBN: 0231150636 9780231150637 0231150628 9780231150620 023152157X 9780231521574
OCLC Number: 938880618
Description: 297 p., [26] p. of plates : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 26 cm.
Contents: Preface Acknowledgments Introduction: Women Comics 1. Scratching the Surface: "Ugly" Excess in Aline Kominsky-Crumb 2. "For All the Girls When They Have Grown": Phoebe Gloeckner's Ambivalent Images 3. Materializing Memory: Lynda Barry's One Hundred Demons 4. Graphic Narrative as Witness: Marjane Satrapi and the Texture of Retracing 5. Animating an Archive: Repetition and Regeneration in Alison Bechdel's Fun Home Notes Works Cited Index
Series Title: Gender and culture.
Responsibility: Hillary L. Chute.


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Scholarly and fascinating. -- Colette Bancroft St. Petersburg Times The graphic novel industry isn't a boys club. Time Out Chicago Graphic Women is a text that will appeal to anyone with an interest Read more...

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