Eva Van de Wiele | Sugar, Spice, and the Not So Nice
'Sugar, Spice, and the Not So Nice' offers an innovative, wide-ranging and geographically diverse book-length treatment of girlhood in comics.
Pedro Moura | Visualising Small Traumas
Visualising Small Traumas is the first English-language book to deal with Portuguese contemporary comics, exploring how trauma studies can both shed light on the making of comics and be informed by that very same practice. “When we talk about ‘trauma’ in the humanities, we are referring to overwhelming experiences (war, abuse, terrorist attacks) that are accordingly depicted in breathtaking stories. But I'm afraid that discussing only that sort of situations leads to a narrow view of what trauma is,” states author Pedro Moura.
Mark McKinney | Postcolonialism and Migration in French Comics
© Farid Boudjellal Artists such as Zeina Abirached, Baru and Boudjellal have been impressive in their efforts to decolonize French comics an...