Disability in Comic Books and Graphic Narratives

Disability in Comic Books and Graphic Narratives

Author: C. Foss

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

ISBN: 1137501103

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 240

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As there has yet to be any substantial scrutiny of the complex confluences a more sustained dialogue between disability studies and comics studies might suggest, Disability in Comic Books and Graphic Narratives aims through its broad range of approaches and focus points to explore this exciting subject in productive and provocative ways.
Disability in Comic Books and Graphic Narratives
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: C. Foss, J. Gray, Z. Whalen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-02-23 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

As there has yet to be any substantial scrutiny of the complex confluences a more sustained dialogue between disability studies and comics studies might suggest, Disability in Comic Books and Graphic Narratives aims through its broad range of approaches and focus points to explore this exciting subject in productive and
Disability in Comic Books and Graphic Narratives
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: C. Foss, J. Gray, Zach Whalen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-08 - Publisher: Springer

As there has yet to be any substantial scrutiny of the complex confluences a more sustained dialogue between disability studies and comics studies might suggest, Disability in Comic Books and Graphic Narratives aims through its broad range of approaches and focus points to explore this exciting subject in productive and
PathoGraphics
Language: en
Pages: 245
Authors: Susan Merrill Squier, Irmela Marei Krüger-Fürhoff
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-07 - Publisher: Penn State Press

Culturally powerful ideas of normalcy and deviation, individual responsibility, and what is medically feasible shape the ways in which we live with illness and disability. The essays in this volume show how illness narratives expressed in a variety of forms—biographical essays, fictional texts, cartoons, graphic novels, and comics—reflect on and
Uncanny Bodies
Language: en
Pages: 245
Authors: Scott T. Smith, José Alaniz
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-10 - Publisher: Penn State Press

Superhero comics reckon with issues of corporeal control. And while they commonly deal in characters of exceptional or superhuman ability, they have also shown an increasing attention and sensitivity to diverse forms of disability, both physical and cognitive. The essays in this collection reveal how the superhero genre, in fusing
The Social Model of Disability in India
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Ranjita Dawn
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-05-28 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This book presents various paradigms and debates on the diverse issues concerning disability in India from a sociological perspective. It studies disability in the context of its relationship with concepts such as culture/religion, media, literature, and gender to address the inherent failures in challenging prevalent stereotypical and oppressive ideologies. It