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Leaving Proof 98 | Storytelling 101: Beyond <i>Understanding Comics</i>
Published on Wednesday, April 4, 2012 by For the most part, your average comic book reader doesn't really need in-depth and codified knowledge of comics and sequential art to appreciate comic books and comic strips at a competent level. The credo "I don't know anything about art, but I know what I like" (more…)...
Leaving Proof 61 | Storytelling 101: The Grammar of Comics
Published on Friday, December 23, 2011 by In the first chapter of his classic Comics and Sequential Art, the late comics legend Will Eisner proposed that the effective use of images and symbols in comics to convey events occurring across time is governed by a consistent grammar (in the specific, linguistic sense of the term). That is, similar to how our usage of natural language is subject to an acquired set ...

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