Invaders from the North: How Canada Conquered the Comic Book

John Bell

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Jan Baetens and Hugo Frey explore this exciting form of visual and literary communicatio... see more This book provides both students and scholars with a critical and historical introduction to the graphic novel. With great dialogue writing by comics genius Brian Michael Bendis and artwork from Michael Avon Oeming Powers makes an excellent read even if you never thought you'd enjoy a superhero comic! Answer: There are differing viewpoints as to how broadly “graphic novel” should be defined.

Pages: 192

Publisher: Dundurn; First edition (November 11, 2006)

ISBN: 1550026593

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