Comic Art Working Group

This Working Group aims to examine the development of comic art – including animation, comic books and strips, political and gag cartoons - world-wide in terms of its political sophistication, role in educational and conscientization initiatives, within and outside the mainstream and in terms of the implications of the corporatisation of the media.

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Chair: Geisa Fernandes [contact]
Vice-chair: Jorge Anaya Martínez [contact]

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braga_2010The Comic Art Working Group is accepting paper proposals for 2010 IAMCR in Portugal.
Please send 100-word proposals on any aspect of comic art (Graphic novels, comic books, comic strips, caricature, political cartoons, gag and humorous drawings, animation) including presenter's name, postal and email addresses, telephone number. Each abstract/submission should be...
Paper proposals are being accepted for the Comic Art Working Group until February 16, 2009.
Abstract of 100 words, as well as postal and email address, should be sent to John A. Lent.
Email: jlent[AT]temple.edu