In the 1980s a new name, "The Graphic Novel," was coined for this burgeoning genre. This course will focus on some of the recent classics in this genre, including several graphic memoirs that bear witness to historical events. Students will also read current criticism and theory as they examine how images and text work together to inform our interpretations of graphic narratives. 4 crs.
This course information is from the 2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog. View this catalog.