Graphic Memories: Form and Representation in the Contemporary Graphic Novel

ENGL 0200Y S01 [CRN: 25143]

How do graphic novels tell stories—whether personal or historical—through their visual-literary form? This course critically examines the representation of identity and difference, traumatic memory, and perspectival experience within memoir and documentary genres. May include works by: Alison Bechdel, Art Spiegelman, Marjane Satrapi, Shaun Tan, Keiji Nakazawa, and Lynda Barry; Butler, Barthes, and Cathy Caruth. Enrollment limited to 17 undergraduate students. WRIT
Term
Spring 2018
Credit Hours
1
Maximum Enrollment
17
Course Attributes
Writing - Designated Courses
Primary Instructor
Meetings
10:00 - 10:50 Mon, Wed, Fri - from Jan 24, 2018 to May 18, 2018
Exam Group Code
03