Autobiographical Comics

Autobiographical Comics - Bloomsbury Comics Studies

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Synopsis

A complete guide to the history, form and contexts of the genre, Autobiographical Comics helps readers explore the increasingly popular genre of graphic life writing. In an accessible and easy-to-navigate format, the book covers such topics as: · The history and rise of autobiographical comics · Cultural contexts · Key texts - including Maus, Robert Crumb, Persepolis, Fun Home, and American Splendor · Important theoretical and critical approaches to autobiographical comics Autobiographical Comics includes a glossary of crucial critical terms, annotated guides to further reading and online resources and discussion questions to help students and readers develop their understanding of the genre and pursue independent study.

Book information

ISBN: 9781474227841
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing (UK)
Imprint: Bloomsbury Academic
Pub date:
DEWEY: 741.59
DEWEY edition: 23
Language: English
Number of pages: x, 290
Weight: 396g
Height: 170mm
Width: 217mm
Spine width: 23mm