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January 2021

CMS.S60/CMS.S96 Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel

Monday, January 11, 2021 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Cambridge, MA 02139 United States + Google Map

Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel is a one week IAP offering that tackles the American comic book from three distinct and defining perspectives: superheroes and fantasy, crime comics, and the graphic memoir. While the superhero offered an electrifying narrative for comics and ushered its transition from newspaper strips to the comic book, it also seemed to impose a limiting identity upon the medium as a site for “juvenile literature.” How did writers and artists respond…

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CMS.S60/CMS.S96 Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel

Tuesday, January 12, 2021 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Register through Websis, must attend all sessions.
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States + Google Map

Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel is a one week IAP offering that tackles the American comic book from three distinct and defining perspectives: superheroes and fantasy, crime comics, and the graphic memoir. While the superhero offered an electrifying narrative for comics and ushered its transition from newspaper strips to the comic book, it also seemed to impose a limiting identity upon the medium as a site for “juvenile literature.” How did writers and artists respond…

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CMS.S60/CMS.S96 Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel

Wednesday, January 13, 2021 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Register through Websis, must attend all sessions.
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States + Google Map

Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel is a one week IAP offering that tackles the American comic book from three distinct and defining perspectives: superheroes and fantasy, crime comics, and the graphic memoir. While the superhero offered an electrifying narrative for comics and ushered its transition from newspaper strips to the comic book, it also seemed to impose a limiting identity upon the medium as a site for “juvenile literature.” How did writers and artists respond…

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CMS.S60/CMS.S96 Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel

Thursday, January 14, 2021 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Register through Websis, must attend all sessions.
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States + Google Map

Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel is a one week IAP offering that tackles the American comic book from three distinct and defining perspectives: superheroes and fantasy, crime comics, and the graphic memoir. While the superhero offered an electrifying narrative for comics and ushered its transition from newspaper strips to the comic book, it also seemed to impose a limiting identity upon the medium as a site for “juvenile literature.” How did writers and artists respond…

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CMS.S60/CMS.S96 Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel

Friday, January 15, 2021 @ 10:30 am - 12:00 pm
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Register through Websis, must attend all sessions.
Cambridge, MA 02139 United States + Google Map

Lightning in a Panel: American Comics and the Graphic Novel is a one week IAP offering that tackles the American comic book from three distinct and defining perspectives: superheroes and fantasy, crime comics, and the graphic memoir. While the superhero offered an electrifying narrative for comics and ushered its transition from newspaper strips to the comic book, it also seemed to impose a limiting identity upon the medium as a site for “juvenile literature.” How did writers and artists respond…

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