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Comics and visual culture

Comics and visual culture

research studies from ten countries

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Published by K.G. Saur in München, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comic books, strips, etc. -- Cross-cultural studies.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBande dessinée et la culture visuelle.
    Statementedited by Alphons Silbermann and H.-D. Dyroff = La bande dessinée et la culture visuelle : traveaux de recherche réalisés dans dix pays / edité by Alphons Silbermann and H.-D. Dyroff.
    ContributionsSilbermann, Alphons., Dyroff, Hans-Dieter.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6714 .C65 1986
    The Physical Object
    Pagination264 p. :
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2334708M
    ISBN 103598106041
    LC Control Number86224234

    Comics is a medium used to express narratives or other ideas through images, usually combined with text. It typically takes the form of a sequence of panels of images. Textual devices such as speech balloons, captions, and onomatopoeia can indicate dialogue, narration, sound effects, or other information. The size and arrangement of panels contribute to narrative pacing. Multiculturalism, and its representation, has long presented challenges for the medium of comics. This book presents a wide ranging survey of the ways in which comics have dealt with the diversity of creators and characters and the (lack of) visibility for characters . fiction. A graphic narrative is a book-length work in the medium of comics.4 There are many formats for comics, which all carry unique cultural baggage. The comic strip, which emerged in the United States before the twentieth century, ranges from less than one page to several pages or more. This is a comics segment that can be a.


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