Search Type
  • All
  • Subject
  • Title
  • Author
  • Publisher
  • Series Title
Search Title


Graphic Encounters - a book by Jacobs, Dale

Graphic Encounters

Comics and the Sponsorship of Multimodal Literacy

Graphic Encounters( )
Author: Jacobs, Dale
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:Bloomsbury Academic
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $32.95
Book Description:

With the recent explosion of activity and discussion surrounding comics, it seems timely to examine how we might think about the multiple ways in which comics are read and consumed.

Graphic Encounters moves beyond seeing the reading of comics as a debased or simplified word-based literacy. Dale Jacobs argues compellingly that we should consider comics as multimodal texts in which meaning is created through linguistic, visual, audio, gestural, and spatial realms in order to...
More Description

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Comics & Graphic Novels / General
Social Science / Popular Culture
Language Arts & Disciplines / Literacy
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.55 x 8.56 x 0.7 Inches
Book Weight:0.704 Pounds

Book Seller





Loading Stock Details...

Bowker Bookwire™ App

Bookwire is a mobile app for your iPhone that gives you the ability to scan a barcode or enter ISBN, access book records and add titles to wish lists. Android app on Google Play

Featured Books

Surrender, New York
Carr, Caleb
Hardback: $30.00
The Bone Labyrinth
Rollins, James
Paperback: $9.99
Heads in Beds
Tomsky, Jacob
Paperback: $8.99

Rate this title:

Select your rating below then click 'submit'.

I do not wish to rate this title.