Reinventing Comics

publisher: Harper
publish date:
language: English
coloring: black/white
pages: 256:

In 1993, Scott McCloud tore down the wall between high and low culture with the acclaimed international hit Understanding Comics, a massive comic book that explored the inner workings of the worlds most misunderstood art form. Now, McCloud takes comics to te next leavle, charting twelve different revolutions in how comics are created, read, and preceived today, and how they're poised to conquer the new millennium.

Part One of this fascinating and in-depth book includes:

* The life of comics as an art form and as literture
* The battle for creators' rights
* Reinventing the business of comics
* The volatile and shifting public percptions of comics
* Sexual and ethnic representation on comics

Then in Part Two, McCloud paints a brethtaling picture of comics' digital revolutions, including:

* The intricacies of digital production
* The exploding world of online delivery
* The ultimate challenges of the infinite digital canvas

Available titles in this series: