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Comparative Literature and Culture 2112A/B
THE GRAPHIC NOVEL IN PRINT AND ONLINE AROUND THE WORLD
As a rebel genre on the border between word and image, the graphic novel has recently increased its international popularity through digital media. Tracing its history from illuminated manuscripts to webcomics, this course will study the clash between visual and verbal cultures in works by Botticelli, Buzzelli, Hergé, Hernández, Tegame.