Comic books, strips, etc.

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Reading bande dessinee

Critical Approaches to French-language Comic Strip


The increasing popularity of bande dessinee, or French-language comic strip, means that it is being...

Wiley (2009)

Alan Moore's Watchmen is set in 1985 and chronicles the alternative history of the United States...

Superman versus the Ku Klux Klan

The True Story of How the Iconic Superhero Battled the Men of Hate

This book tells a group of intertwining stories that culminate in the historic 1947 collision of the...


Fifteen original essays offer an introduction to one of the most influential genres of Western...


Essays exploring medieval castration, as reflected in archaeology, law, historical record, and...

From 1985 to 1995, the syndicated comic strip Calvin and Hobbes followed the antics of a precocious...

Guys Read: Frost and Fire

A Short Story from Guys Read: Other Worlds

HarperCollins (2013)

Born into a world with only seven days to live, Sim faces the same choice everyone does: how will he...

The Discarded Image

An Introduction to Medieval and Renaissance Literature

HarperCollins (2013)

In The Discarded Image, C.S. Lewis paints a lucid picture of the medieval world view, providing...

Wiley (2010)

The first look at the philosophy behind the Iron Man comics and movies, timed for the release of ...

Superman and Philosophy

What Would the Man of Steel Do?

Wiley (2013)

Go beyond the cape and into the mind of the Man of Steel, in time for release of Zack Snyder's Man...