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Drawing from life : memory and subjectivity in comic art

Author: Jane Tolmie
Publisher: Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Presents a collection of essays about autobiography, semiautobiography, fictionalized autobiography, memory, and self-narration in sequential art, or comics. Contributors come from a range of  Read more...


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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Drawing from life.
Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, 2013
(DLC) 2013023341
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jane Tolmie
ISBN: 9781617039058 1617039055
OCLC Number: 837957661
Description: xxii, 300 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: If a body meets a body / Jane Tolmie --
Allusive confession : the literary lives of Alison Bechdel's Fun home / David M. Ball --
What is experience? : selves and texts in the comic autobiographies of Alison Bechdel and Lynda Berry / Yaël Schlick --
Animal subjects of the graphic novel / Michael A. Chaney --
Uncaging and reframing Martin Vaughn-James's The cage / Jan Baetens --
Comics as non-sequential art : Chris Ware's Joseph Cornell / Benjamin Widiss --
Yukiko's Spinach and the Nouvelle manga aesthetic / Christopher Bush --
Memory, signal, and noise in the collaborations of Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean / Isaac Cates --
The graphic memoir in a state of exception : transformations of the personal in Art Spiegelman's In the shadow of no towers / Lopamudra Basu --
History, memory, and trauma : confronting dominant interpretations of 9/11 in Alissa Torres's American widow and Art Spiegelman's In the shadow of no towers / Davida Pines --
You must look at the personal clutter : diaristic indulgence, female adolescence, and feminist autobiography / Alisia Chase --
A female prophet? : authority and inheritance in Marjane Satrapi / Rachel Trousdale --
Showing the voice of the body : Brian Fies's Mom's cancer, the graphic illness memoir, and the narrative of hope / Sharon O'Brien.
Other Titles: Memory and subjectivity in comic art
Responsibility: edited by Jane Tolmie.


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