Spanish Comics

Spanish Comics

Author: Anne Magnussen

Publisher: Berghahn Books

ISBN: 9781789209969

Category: Social Science

Page: 258

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Spanish comics represent an exciting and diverse field, yet one that is often overlooked outside of Spain. Spanish Comics offers an overview on contemporary scholarship on Spanish comics, focusing on a wide range of comics dating from the Francoist dictatorship, 1939-1975; the Political Transition, 1970-1985; and Democratic Spain since the early 1980s including the emergence of the graphic novel in 2000. Touching on themes of memory, gender, regional identities, and history, the chapters in this collection demonstrate the historical and cultural significance of Spanish comics.
Spanish Comics
Language: en
Pages: 258
Authors: Anne Magnussen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-01 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

Spanish comics represent an exciting and diverse field, yet one that is often overlooked outside of Spain. Spanish Comics offers an overview on contemporary scholarship on Spanish comics, focusing on a wide range of comics dating from the Francoist dictatorship, 1939-1975; the Political Transition, 1970-1985; and Democratic Spain since the
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