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Palgrave Studies in Comics and Graphic Novels
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Spanish Graphic Narratives

Recent Developments in Sequential Art

Editors: McKinney, Collin, Richter, David F. (Eds.)

  • Examines the most recent thematic and aesthetic developments in Spanish graphic narratives, with most chapters focusing primarily on works published in the last ten years
  • Brings together scholars from the USA, Canada, and Spain and seeks to address the graphic works that are increasingly being studied in academic settings in an international context
  • Presents innovative close readings of the textual and visual elements of the graphic narrative genre
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Spanish Graphic Narratives examines the most recent thematic and critical developments in Spanish sequential art, with essays focusing on comics published in Spain since 2007. Considering Spain’s rich literary history, contentious Civil War (1936–39), oppressive Francisco Franco regime (1939–75), and progressive contemporary politics, both the recent graphic novel production in Spain and the thematic focal points of the essays here are greatly varied. Topics of particular interest include studies on the subject of historical and personal memory; representations of gender, race, and identity; and texts dealing with Spanish customs, traditions, and the current political situation in Spain. These overarching topics share many points of contact one with another, and this interrelationship (as well as the many points of divergence) is illustrative of the uniqueness, diversity, and paradoxes of literary and cultural production in modern-day Spain, thus illuminating our understanding of Spanish national consciousness in the present day. 
               

About the authors


Collin McKinney is Associate Professor of Spanish at Bucknell University, USA. 

David F. Richter is Associate Professor of Spanish at Utah State University, USA. 

     

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Hardcover 103,99 €
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Spanish Graphic Narratives
Book Subtitle
Recent Developments in Sequential Art
Editors
  • Collin McKinney
  • David F. Richter
Series Title
Palgrave Studies in Comics and Graphic Novels
Copyright
2020
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG
eBook ISBN
978-3-030-56820-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-030-56820-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-030-56819-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IV, 276
Number of Illustrations
24 b/w illustrations, 50 illustrations in colour
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