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The American comic book, editor, Joseph Michael Sommers

Label
The American comic book
Title
The American comic book
Statement of responsibility
editor, Joseph Michael Sommers
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The popular American comic book is considered in this volume of Critical Insights. From their creation in the 1930s to the widespread popularity of comic book heroes today, this literary form continues to delight and entertain readers
Cataloging source
CaNFSM
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Critical insights
Label
The American comic book, editor, Joseph Michael Sommers
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-225) and index
Contents
Critical contexts. The American comic book: a brief history / Daniel Clark & Krystal Howard ; Hiding the forbidden fruit: comics censorship in the United States / Kim Munson ; US comics, moral capital, and social change: 1954-2014 / Matt Bryant Cheney ; The rhetorical construction and negotiation of cultural difference in American nonfiction comics / Daniel Lawson -- Critical readings. Negotiating popular genres in comic books: an impossible mission. Against all odds. Yet, somehow, the chapter is saved! / Joseph Michael Sommers ; The improbability of assignment: arriving at a golden age of comic books / Joseph Darowski ; The silver age playbook: minting the modern superhero / Matthew J. Smith ; Rust and revitalization: the so-called bronze and modern ages of comics /Kyle Eveleth ; From the mainstream to the margins: independent comics find a voice / Kim Munson ; From the page to the tablet: digital media and the comic book / Philip Smith ; Fantasy elsewheres, sutured realities, and the end of camp: comics in contemporary film and television / Owen R. Horton & A.J. Shackelford ; Comic fandom throughout the ages / Forrest C. Helvie ; Waiting for Wonder Woman: the problematic history of comic book women and their cinematic doubles / Katherine E. Whaley & Justin Wigard
Control code
000043343675
Extent
xxvii, 244 p.
Isbn
9781619252264
Lccn
2014936877
Label
The American comic book, editor, Joseph Michael Sommers
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-225) and index
Contents
Critical contexts. The American comic book: a brief history / Daniel Clark & Krystal Howard ; Hiding the forbidden fruit: comics censorship in the United States / Kim Munson ; US comics, moral capital, and social change: 1954-2014 / Matt Bryant Cheney ; The rhetorical construction and negotiation of cultural difference in American nonfiction comics / Daniel Lawson -- Critical readings. Negotiating popular genres in comic books: an impossible mission. Against all odds. Yet, somehow, the chapter is saved! / Joseph Michael Sommers ; The improbability of assignment: arriving at a golden age of comic books / Joseph Darowski ; The silver age playbook: minting the modern superhero / Matthew J. Smith ; Rust and revitalization: the so-called bronze and modern ages of comics /Kyle Eveleth ; From the mainstream to the margins: independent comics find a voice / Kim Munson ; From the page to the tablet: digital media and the comic book / Philip Smith ; Fantasy elsewheres, sutured realities, and the end of camp: comics in contemporary film and television / Owen R. Horton & A.J. Shackelford ; Comic fandom throughout the ages / Forrest C. Helvie ; Waiting for Wonder Woman: the problematic history of comic book women and their cinematic doubles / Katherine E. Whaley & Justin Wigard
Control code
000043343675
Extent
xxvii, 244 p.
Isbn
9781619252264
Lccn
2014936877

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