The Art History Babes

Four grad students drink wine and discuss all things visual culture.

Episode 23: Getting Graphic

Sources:

Bechdel, Alison. Fun home: a family tragicomic. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 2006.

Bechdel, Alison. Are You My Mother?: A Comic Drama. Mariner Books, 2012.

Hatfield, Charles. Alternative Comics: An Emerging Literature. University Press of Mississippi, 2005. 

McCloud, Scott. Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art. New York: Paradox Press/DC, 1999. 

Satrapi, Marjane. Persepolis. 1st American ed. New York: Pantheon Books, 2003.

Satrapi, Marjane. Embroideries. 1st American ed. New York: Pantheon Books, 2005.

Spiegelman, Art. Maus: A Survivor’s Tale. I. My Father Bleeds History. New York: Pantheon Books, 1993.

Spiegelman, Art. Maus: A Survivor’s Tale. II. And Here My Troubles Began. New York: Pantheon Books, 1993. 

Witek, Joseph. Comic Books as History: The Narrative Art of Jack Jackson, Art Spiegelman, and Harvey Pekar. University Press of Mississippi, 1989.

Links:

http://dykestowatchoutfor.com

http://records.viu.ca/~johnstoi/introser/maus.htm

http://www.npr.org/2011/10/05/141085597/spiegelmans-metamaus-the-secrets-behind-maus?singlePage=true

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