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EAN-139780060780944   EAN-13 barcode 9780060780944
Product NameMaking Comics: Storytelling Secrets Of Comics, Manga And Graphic Novels
LanguageEnglish
CategoryBook / Magazine / Publication
Short DescriptionPaperback
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SKUSN-06302012-02625
Price New8.27 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Price Used5.09 US Dollars    (curriencies)
Width0.63 inches    (convert)
Height10.25 inches    (convert)
Length6.75 inches    (convert)
Weight19.68 ounces    (convert)
AuthorScott Mccloud
Page Count264
BindingPaperback
Published09/05/2006
FeaturesHarperCollins Publishers
Long DescriptionScott McCloud tore down the wall between high and low culture in 1993 with Understanding Comics, a massive comic book about comics, linking the medium to such diverse fields as media theory, movie criticism, and web design. In Reinventing Comics, McCloud took this to the next level, charting twelve different revolutions in how comics are generated, read, and perceived today. Now, in Making Comics, McCloud focuses his analysis on the art form itself, exploring the creation of comics, from the broadest principles to the sharpest details (like how to accentuate a character's facial muscles in order to form the emotion of disgust rather than the emotion of surprise.) And he does all of it in his inimitable voice and through his cartoon stand–in narrator, mixing dry humor and legitimate instruction. McCloud shows his reader how to master the human condition through word and image in a brilliantly minimalistic way. Comic book devotees as well as the most uninitiated will marvel at this journey into a once–underappreciated art form.
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