UPDATE: The book proposal was accepted by Palgrave Macmillan Studies in Comics and Graphic Novels. Words cannot describe how excited I am to be working on this project. The initial manuscript should be finished by the end of 2023. […]
Multimodal reading at Czech European Researchers’ Night (Noc vědců) 2022
I’m running a live commented demonstration and workshop in Olomouc for the Czech European Researchers’ Night – my booth is bilingual, wheelchair accessible, kid friendly and RIGHT NEXT TO THE SNACK AND COFFEE VENDING MACHINES! I repeat – BY THE […]
History in Comics Conference at UPOL
The History in Comics conference hosted at Palacký University was a success! You can see the program and project information a HistoryinComics.org Looking forward to continuing to work on these topics in future conferences and projects.
(Th)inking – Referencing
Page 4 includes: a general layout and stylistic reference to Chris Ware’s illustrations, the dragon form of Nimona from the eponymous graphic novel (Noelle Stevenson, 2015), T.S. Elliot’s opening from The Wasteland (1922), the “Put a Bird on It” schtick […]
(Th)inking – Visualizing the author
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(Th)inking – Using fonts or handwriting?
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Article: Nuns in Action – A Graphic Investigation into a Graphic Issue
A graphic article in Comics Grid – read it online here and there’s also a link to download the pdf. This article in comics form looks at the phenomenon of nun characters appearing in contemporary comics as a unified trope. […]
Article: Permission for Brutality
First post on the new website! Is representation in comics a net positive no matter what? There have been several comics series which uplift female and gender diverse characters, even championing queer love and …all wrapped up in medievalist fantasy! […]