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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:Hardback
List Price:USD $110.00
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...
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Detailed Subjects: Language Arts & Disciplines / Literacy
Education / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.67 x 8.83 x 0.865 Inches
Book Weight:0.002 Pounds

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