Coupon
Reinventing Comics : The Evolution of an Art Form
by Scott McCloud


Overview -

The new century manifesto on the many futures of comics art

In 1993, Scott McCloud tore down the wall between high and low culture with the acclaimed international hit Understanding Comics , a massive comic book that explored the inner workings of the worlds most misunderstood art form.  Read more...


 
Paperback
  • $24.99

Add to Cart + Add to Wishlist

In Stock Online.

FREE Shipping for Club Members
 
> Check In-Store Availability

In-Store pricing may vary

 
 
New & Used Marketplace 49 copies from $5.40
 
 
 

More About Reinventing Comics by Scott McCloud
 
 
 
Overview

The new century manifesto on the many futures of comics art

In 1993, Scott McCloud tore down the wall between high and low culture with the acclaimed international hit Understanding Comics, a massive comic book that explored the inner workings of the worlds most misunderstood art form. Now, McCloud takes comics to the next level, charting twelve different revolutions in how comics are created, read, and perceived today.

Part One of this fascinating and in-depth book includes:

  • The life of comics as an art form and as literature
  • The battle for creators' rights
  • Reinventing the business of comics
  • The volatile and shifting public perceptions of comics
  • Sexual and ethnic representation on comics

Then in Part Two, McCloud paints a breathtaking picture of comics' digital revolutions, including:

  • The intricacies of digital production
  • The exploding world of online delivery
  • The ultimate challenges of the infinite digital canvas

 
Details
  • ISBN-13: 9780060953508
  • ISBN-10: 0060953500
  • Publisher: William Morrow & Company
  • Publish Date: August 2000
  • Page Count: 256
  • Dimensions: 10.19 x 6.68 x 0.65 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.25 pounds


Related Categories

Books > Art > Techniques - Cartooning
Books > Art > History - General
Books > Art > Criticism & Theory

 
BAM Customer Reviews