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Reading Comics free pdf Suddenly, comics are everywhere: a newly matured art form, filling bookshelves with brilliant, innovative work and shaping the ideas and images of the rest of contemporary culture. In "Reading Comics," critic Douglas Wolk shows us why this is and how it came to be. Wolk illuminates the most dazzling creators of modern comics-from Alan Moore to Alison Bechdel to Dave Sim to Chris Ware-and introduces a critical theory that explains where each fits into the pantheon of art. "Reading Comics" is accessible to the hardcore fan and the curious newcomer- it is the first book for people who want to know not just what comics are worth reading, but also the ways to think and talk and argue about them.

About Douglas Wolk

Douglas Wolk writes about comics and music for publications including the "New York Times," "Rolling Stone," the "Washington Post," "Salon," and "The Believer." He lives in Portland, Oregon.

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Author : Douglas Wolk
Publisher : Da Capo Press
Data Published : 14 May 2014
ISBN : 0306816431
EAN : 9780306816437
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 418 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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