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The Comics World: Comic Books, Graphic Novels, and Their Publics

Benjamin Woo and Jeremy Stoll


What do the social sciences have to teach us about comic books and graphic novels? This volume collects essays exploring the social life of comics from a range of theoretical and methodological perspectives. Addressing how comics move through and constitute publics in the moments of production, circulation, and reception, The Comics World seeks to model an interdisciplinary comics studies that crosses the social science–humanities divide.

Keywords: Comics studies, Interdisciplinary, Social sciences, Comic books, Graphic novels

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2021 Print ISBN-13: 9781496834645
Published to University Press of Mississippi: January 2022 DOI:10.14325/mississippi/9781496834645.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Benjamin Woo, editor
Carleton College

Jeremy Stoll, editor
Columbus College of Art and Design

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