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The Arrival-Part 1. Managua to the Ferry

Arriving in Managua was relatively painless. Because we were one of the last to get off the plane (cats, kids, carry-on) the immigration lineup was done by the time we got to the counters. 755 more words

Comics: Where to begin.

Have you ever wanted to get into comics, but then you saw all those endless racks of issues in mid-run and didn’t know where to begin? 372 more words


Postmodern Picturebooks... For Adults?!

This is the third post of a four part blog series on postmodern picturebooks. For more information about the series click here. For the first post… 959 more words

Book Reviews

Stealing books

We instruct students not to steal books from the Library but I am aware that teachers use videos such as the above to teach classes. This is an outright breach of copyright and not a great example for young minds. 30 more words

The Arrival-review

The Arrival is a very strong story despite the lack of colors and especially the lack of words. It has a very strong mood that it has established from the cover to the last page. 249 more words

Review for Tan's The Arrival

The Arrival is a multiple award-winning wordless graphic novel by Shaun Tan which presents an exceptional and unique perspective on immigration via life-like illustrations and a Miazaki-esque fantasy world. 390 more words

Book Review

My Arrival in Brussels

Hello. Please allow me to introduce myself (and please bear with me if you’ve already read my bio).

My name is Allison Blackburn. I’m junior at UNCW in North Carolina and currently 20 years old. 1,834 more words