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Visualizing Jewish Narrative free pdf Examining a wide range of comics and graphic novels - including works by creators such as Will Eisner, Leela Corman, Neil Gaiman, Art Spiegelman, Sarah Glidden and Joe Sacco - this book explores how comics writers and artists have tackled major issues of Jewish identity. With chapters written by leading and emerging scholars in contemporary comic book studies, Visualizing Jewish Narrative highlights the ways in which Jewish comics have handled such topics as: A.Biography, autobiography and Jewish identity A.Gender and sexuality A.Genre - from superheroes to comedy A.The Holocaust A.The Israel-Palestine conflict A.Sources in the Hebrew Bible and Jewish myth Visualizing Jewish Narrative also includes a foreword by Danny Fingeroth (former editor of the Spiderman line and author of Superman on the Couch) and an afterword by Arie Kaplan.

About Derek Parker Royal

Derek Parker Royal is Executive Editor of Philip Roth Studies, Editorial Director of the Brown Books Publishing Group and Editor and Producer of The Comics Alternative podcast. Editor of the forthcoming Wiley Companion to Comic Book Studies, he was previously Associate Professor of English at Texas A

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Author : Derek Parker Royal
Publisher : Bloomsbury Academic
Data Published : 05 May 2016
ISBN : 1474248810
EAN : 9781474248815
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 320 pages
Age + : 18 years
Language : English
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