COMP LIT 335: Comic Art in North America

Academic Year:
Fall 2013
Day and Time:
M/W 10:10 am -11am

An introduction to comic art, from the beginnings of the newspaper comic strip through the development of books, the growth of graphic novels, and current developments in electronic media. We focus on the history of aesthetics of the medium, comparison between developments in the United States, Mexico, the Caribbean, and French Canada and the social and cultural contexts in which comic art is created and consumed.

Percentage of Latin American, Caribbean, or Latino Content: