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¡Viva La Historieta!Mexican Comics, NAFTA, and the Politics of Globalization

¡Viva La Historieta!: Mexican Comics, NAFTA, and the Politics of Globalization

Bruce Campbell

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781604731262
eISBN:
9781621030706
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781604731262.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

This book critically examines the participation of Mexican comic books in the continuing debate over the character and consequences of globalization in Mexico. The focus of the book is on graphic ... More

A Vulgar ArtA New Approach to Stand-Up Comedy

A Vulgar Art: A New Approach to Stand-Up Comedy

Ian Brodie

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9781628461824
eISBN:
9781626740921
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781628461824.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This book uses a folkloristic approach to stand-up comedy, engaging the discipline's central method of studying interpersonal, artistic communication and performance. Because stand-up comedy is a ... More

We Go PogoWalt Kelly, Politics, and American Satire

We Go Pogo: Walt Kelly, Politics, and American Satire

Kerry D. Soper

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617032844
eISBN:
9781617032851
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617032844.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

Walt Kelly is one of the most respected and innovative American cartoonists of the twentieth century. His long-running Pogo newspaper strip has been cited by modern comics artists and scholars as one ... More

Wide Awake in SlumberlandFantasy, Mass Culture, and Modernism in the Art of Winsor McCay

Wide Awake in Slumberland: Fantasy, Mass Culture, and Modernism in the Art of Winsor McCay

Katherine Roeder

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9781617039607
eISBN:
9781626740112
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617039607.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

Cartoonist Winsor McCay is rightfully celebrated for the skillful draftmanship and inventive design sense he displayed in the comic strips Little Nemo in Slumberland and Dream of the Rarebit Fiend. ... More

Wolf TracksPopular Art and Re-Africanization in Twentieth-Century Panama

Wolf Tracks: Popular Art and Re-Africanization in Twentieth-Century Panama

Peter Szok

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617032431
eISBN:
9781617032448
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617032431.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Folk Literature

Popular art is a masculine and working-class genre, associated with Panama’s black population. Its practitioners are self-taught, commercial painters, whose high-toned designs, vibrant portraits, and ... More

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