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On the graphic novel

Author: Santiago García; Bruce Campbell
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"A noted comics artist himself, Santiago García follows the history of the graphic novel from early nineteenth-century European sequential art, through the development of newspaper strips in the United States, to the development of the twentieth-century comic book and its subsequent crisis. He considers the aesthetic and entrepreneurial innovations that established the conditions for the rise of the graphic novel  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
García, Santiago, 1968-
On the graphic novel.
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2015]
(DLC) 2014042598
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Computer File, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Santiago García; Bruce Campbell
ISBN: 9781496813183 1496813189 9781628464818 162846481X 1628464860 9781628464863
OCLC Number: 893899251
Language Note: Translated from the Spanish language.
Notes: The unnumbered pages are in four separate sequences.
Description: xvii, 230 pages, 74 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface to the American Edition : After La novela gráfica --
Preface : The Graphic Novel and Adult Art --
Introduction --
An Old Name for a New Art --
Adult comics before Adult Comics, from the Nineteenth Century to 1960 --
The Comix Underground, 1968-1975 --
Alternative Comics, 1980-2000 --
The Graphic Novel --
The Last Avant-garde Art.
Other Titles: Novela gráfica.
Responsibility: Santiago García ; translated by Bruce Campbell.

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A noted comics artist himself, Santiago Garcia follows the history of the graphic novel from early nineteenth-century European sequential art, through the development of newspaper strips in the US,  Read more...

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Santiago Garcia opens an excellent and necessary dialogue with adulthood and the inspiring possibilities of the graphic novel. This book is a journey through the critical spaces of comics and the Read more...

 
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