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HUMN 210: Images and Words: The Art and Culture of the Graphic Novel

Alderson Broaddus University
3 Credit Hours
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  • Class Start

    June 28, 2021

  • Class End

    August 06, 2021

  • Drop Day

    June 30, 2021

  • Term

    Summer 2021

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HUMN 210: Images and Words: The Art and Culture of the Graphic Novel is offered online by Alderson Broaddus University. This course will survey the development of the graphic novel and discuss issues raised by this art form such as: depictions of violence, gender, history, and art style. Students will discuss and debate how meanings emerge from the graphic novel as an art form. Readings will be informed by a diversity of theoretical perspectives and will center on the relationships between graphic novels, high art, comic books, popular culture, and the adaptation of this form into anime, soundtracks, and fan productions.

Required Text

Scott McCloud. Understanding Comics. ISBN: 978-0060976255; Art Spiegelman. The Complete Maus. ISBN: 978-0679406419; Batman: Death of Family ISBN: 978-1401246020; ElfQuest – available online; Manga: A man and his cat.

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