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Comics Dan Mazur

Comics By Dan Mazur

Comics by Dan Mazur


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Summary

Tells the global history of comics from 1968 through to the present day. This book contextualizes the crucial modern period within the art forms broader history and offers a description of the more fluid, international and digital scene that is the mediums likely future.

Comics Summary

Comics: A Global History, 1968 to the Present by Dan Mazur

The first global history of comics from 1968 through to the present day, arranged chronologically and richly illustrated with prime examples of the artists, styles and movements being discussed. The authors contextualize the crucial modern period within the art form's broader history and offer a description of the more fluid, international and digital scene that is the medium's likely future. They supply examples from around the world - including the US and UK, France, Spain, Belgium, Italy, Germany, Switzerland, Argentina, Japan, South Korea and New Zealand - and from a range of renowned and lesser-known artists.

Comics Reviews

'Smart and interesting, and might make you laugh, too' - Observer
'Ambitious ... worth reading for the wealth of graphic novels it draws attention to' - Sunday Herald
'Comprehensive, in-depth ... an impressive reference book that is a must in every comics library' - Publishers Weekly

About Dan Mazur

Dan Mazur is the co-founder of The Boston Comics Roundtable, and co-director of the Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo. Alexander Danner is a part-time instructor at Emerson College in Boston, where he teaches Writing the Graphic Novel and other courses.

Table of Contents

Preface; Introduction; Part One: 1968-78 * Part Two: 1978-90 * Part Three: 1990-present * Comics in the 21st Century: An International Art Form; New Forms, New Technologies, New Audiences

Additional information

GOR007142879
9780500290965
0500290962
Comics: A Global History, 1968 to the Present by Dan Mazur
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Thames & Hudson Ltd
2014-05-05
320
N/A
Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us

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