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Caped crusaders 101 composition through comic books

  1. 1. Download this document if link is not clickableCaped Crusaders 101: Composition ThroughComic Books List Price : $35.00 Price : $30.00 Average Customer Rating 4.0 out of 5Product DescriptionThe comic-spawned Spider-Man franchise, despite its "pop" status, demonstrates important trends in literature.How, for example, do writers involved with the franchise reconcile divergent plotlines and characterizationsthat appear in multiple serials, and in a number of concurrent depictions of the hero in comic series, televisionseries and films? Readers may be surprised to realize that Shakespeare grappled with similar topics in hisHenry VI. This updated and expanded textbook inspires a greater appreciation for literature by studyingimportant literary themes found in comics. By deconstructing comics, it raises critical thinking about literature,a crucial skill for understanding language and composition. Chapters discuss DC, Marvel and other comicsvaried attempts at portraying race, politics, economics, business ethics and democracy; responses to the ColdWar and the events of September 11; and portrayals of prisons and capital punishment. New to this edition, anadditional chapter explores how the deaths of Captain America, Superman and Batman offer insightfulcommentary on the nature of heroism. Each chapter offers a series of questions that stimulate further reading,writing and discussion. Read moreYou May Also LikeFables Vol. 1: Legends in ExilePersepolis: The Story of a ChildhoodDeath Note Black Edition, Vol. 1Kick-AssWatchmen

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