Faster Than a Speeding Bullet by Stephen Weiner; Will Eisner (Introduction by)The groundbreaking history of the graphic novel, fully updated to include all of the latest must-reads, the milestones and the future of this exciting medium. The author of 101 Best Graphic Novels now tells the whole history of the graphic novel revolution, from the first modern urban autobiographical graphic novel, Will Eisner's A Contract With God, to the hip indie comics of the Hernandez Bros' Love and Rockets, the dark mysteries of Neil Gaiman's Sandman and the postmodern superheroics of Frank Miller's Batman: The Dark Knight.
Call Number: 741.59 Wei
Publication Date: 2012
Graphic Novels and Comic Books by Kat Kan (Editor); H. W. Wilson (Editor)Once perceived as low-brow entertainment for children and adolescents, comic books and graphic novels have achieved widespread recognition in recent years as valuable artistic media. This book explores the origins, development, and future of these vibrant and increasingly respected modes of expression.
Call Number: 741.59 Gra
Publication Date: 2010
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