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Sixth meeting: To Seize the Fright. Panels, Gaps & Animal-headed Characters in Trauma-related Graphic Novels

«“I shall become a bat!” says a young and committed Bruce Wayne, remembering his parents’ murder. For the past 75 years, his choice to wear a chiroptera costume to render justice might have seemed odd. 210 more words


Mumbai Confidential by Saurav Mohapatra and Vivek Shinde

Title: Mumbai Confidential
Author: Saurav Mohapatra and Vivek Shinde
Publisher: Inked, Penguin
ISBN: 9780143333357
Genre: Graphic Novel
Pages: 144
Source: Publisher
Rating: 5/5

What better way to depict the dark and gory underworld and cop politics of Mumbai, than through a graphic novel? 294 more words


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Chew – Vol 1-4

Chew is a comic I’ve been reading for a little while now. It drew me in with its completely insane premise and eye-catching visuals and kept me around with its bizarre plot twists and its ability to have everything somehow make perfect sense. 894 more words


Fullmetal Alchemist, Vol. 1, by Hiromu Arakawa

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“Alchemy: the mystical power to alter the natural world; something between magic, art and science. When two brothers, Edward and Alphonse Elric, dabbled in this power to grant their dearest wish, one of them lost an arm and a leg…and the other became nothing but a soul locked into a body of living steel.

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Fables Volume 14: Witches

Published: 2010

Genre: comic book compilation, fairy tales

Length: 184 pages

Setting: New York City and the Farm, present day

Interest… 227 more words

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Picky Pescetarian Partner Adds Chicken to the Roster and CHEW

My guy is a great guy; he’s been a huge champion of me picking up blogging, carefully helps me edit my posts and puts up with me on a bad day. 1,218 more words


Freud by Corrine Maier and Anne Simon

Rating: 5 out of 5

Freud, written by Corinne Maier and illustrated by Anne Simon, is a new hardback comic book on the life, personality, and theory of Sigmund Freud (1856 – 1939), the famous Austrian neurologist and founder of psychoanalysis. 392 more words

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