Class, Please Open Your Comics: Essays on Teaching With

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This particular kind of visual narrative strategy is called a simultaneous narrative because two or more different stories are overlapping each other and there is no fixed sequential order among the different narrative events. The immanent collapse of civilization in the Watchmen is the proverbial eye that gets knocked out to stop the fun and the heroes can do nothing but feel inadequate. A notable exception was the series of Egyptian illustrations (eg. pictorializing legends of the after-life) discovered in the tombs of the Pharaohs (c.3000-1000 BCE).

Pages: 284

Publisher: McFarland (April 23, 2015)

ISBN: 0786495146

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