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The Resource The best American comics 2014, edited and introduced by Scott McCloud ; Bill Kartalopoulos, series editor

The best American comics 2014, edited and introduced by Scott McCloud ; Bill Kartalopoulos, series editor

Label
The best American comics 2014
Title
The best American comics 2014
Statement of responsibility
edited and introduced by Scott McCloud ; Bill Kartalopoulos, series editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Best American Comics showcases the work of both established and up-and-coming contributors and highlights both fiction and nonfiction--from graphic novels, pamphlet comics, newspapers, magazines, minicomics, and the Web--to make a unique, stunning collection. Frank Miller (Sin City, 300) called guest editor Scott McCloud 'just about the smartest guy in comics.'"--from publisher's description
Member of
Summary
An anthology of top-selected graphic pieces published in American periodicals in 2013 showcases the work of both established and up-and-coming contributors
Writing style
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10377248
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCloud, Scott
  • Kartalopoulos, Bill
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Best American series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • American literature
Target audience
adult
Label
The best American comics 2014, edited and introduced by Scott McCloud ; Bill Kartalopoulos, series editor
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
  • All the marbles
  • (excerpt)
  • Gilbert Hernandez
  • Translated, from the Japanese,
  • Adrian Tomine
  • High road to the schmuck seat
  • R. Crumb and Aline Kominsky-Crumb
  • A 21st century still life
  • Ben Katchor
  • Raising readers :
  • Great comics are not a genre :
  • Drama
  • (excerpt)
  • Raina Telgemeier
  • Jane, the fox and me
  • (excerpt)
  • Fanny Britt and Isabelle Arsenault
  • Family tree :
  • Letting it go
  • (excerpt)
  • Miriam Katin
  • Crime Raiders International Mobsters and Executioners
  • RL
  • (excerpt)
  • Tom Hart
  • Mom
  • (excerpt)
  • Sam Sharpe
  • August 1977
  • Nina Bunjevac
  • Strange adventures :
  • The mermaid in the Hudson
  • Jaime Hernandez
  • (excerpt)
  • Mark Siegel
  • Saga chapter 7
  • (excerpt)
  • Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples
  • Multiple warheads : alphabet to infinity #1
  • (excerpt)
  • Brandon Graham
  • Dimensions
  • Ted May
  • Picnic Now!, Sickroom Reading, and The hand laundry
  • The book of the year is not a book :
  • Building stories
  • (excerpt)
  • Chris Ware
  • Testimonials :
  • March : book one
  • (excerpt)
  • John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell
  • The program is morally good
  • (excerpt)
  • Ben Katchor
  • Frank M. Young and David Lasky
  • Hip hop family tree
  • Ed Piskor
  • Oh, crap-- webcomics!
  • Depression part two
  • (excerpt)
  • Allie Brosh
  • Even stranger adventures
  • Canadian royalty
  • Michael DeForge
  • The hive
  • The understanding monster-- book one
  • (excerpt)
  • Theo Ellsworth
  • The Kuiper Belt
  • Is there silence?, The implications of making something from nothing via the spiritual realm, and This is magic-- this is alchemy
  • Ron Regé, Jr.
  • Face it
  • C.F.
  • Bittersweet romance
  • (excerpt)
  • (excerpt)
  • Victor Cayro
  • Whistle while you work ... or think of death
  • Onsmith
  • Schweinhund and Howdy, his nephew Dee Dee and a friend of Howdy's nephew
  • Gerald Jablonski
  • Hyperspeed to nowhere, return to entropy
  • (excerpt)
  • Lale Westvind
  • Untitled selections
  • G.W. Duncanson
  • Charles Burns
  • Blue period
  • Aiden Koch
  • Ambient air
  • (part II)
  • Erin Curry
  • Memory boxes :
  • Cul de sac, September 17-23, 2012
  • Richard Thompson
  • Hawaii 1997
  • San Alden
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 381 p.
Isbn
9780544106000
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Note
GRAPHIC NOVEL
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)867078143
Label
The best American comics 2014, edited and introduced by Scott McCloud ; Bill Kartalopoulos, series editor
Publication
Contents
  • All the marbles
  • (excerpt)
  • Gilbert Hernandez
  • Translated, from the Japanese,
  • Adrian Tomine
  • High road to the schmuck seat
  • R. Crumb and Aline Kominsky-Crumb
  • A 21st century still life
  • Ben Katchor
  • Raising readers :
  • Great comics are not a genre :
  • Drama
  • (excerpt)
  • Raina Telgemeier
  • Jane, the fox and me
  • (excerpt)
  • Fanny Britt and Isabelle Arsenault
  • Family tree :
  • Letting it go
  • (excerpt)
  • Miriam Katin
  • Crime Raiders International Mobsters and Executioners
  • RL
  • (excerpt)
  • Tom Hart
  • Mom
  • (excerpt)
  • Sam Sharpe
  • August 1977
  • Nina Bunjevac
  • Strange adventures :
  • The mermaid in the Hudson
  • Jaime Hernandez
  • (excerpt)
  • Mark Siegel
  • Saga chapter 7
  • (excerpt)
  • Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples
  • Multiple warheads : alphabet to infinity #1
  • (excerpt)
  • Brandon Graham
  • Dimensions
  • Ted May
  • Picnic Now!, Sickroom Reading, and The hand laundry
  • The book of the year is not a book :
  • Building stories
  • (excerpt)
  • Chris Ware
  • Testimonials :
  • March : book one
  • (excerpt)
  • John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell
  • The program is morally good
  • (excerpt)
  • Ben Katchor
  • Frank M. Young and David Lasky
  • Hip hop family tree
  • Ed Piskor
  • Oh, crap-- webcomics!
  • Depression part two
  • (excerpt)
  • Allie Brosh
  • Even stranger adventures
  • Canadian royalty
  • Michael DeForge
  • The hive
  • The understanding monster-- book one
  • (excerpt)
  • Theo Ellsworth
  • The Kuiper Belt
  • Is there silence?, The implications of making something from nothing via the spiritual realm, and This is magic-- this is alchemy
  • Ron Regé, Jr.
  • Face it
  • C.F.
  • Bittersweet romance
  • (excerpt)
  • (excerpt)
  • Victor Cayro
  • Whistle while you work ... or think of death
  • Onsmith
  • Schweinhund and Howdy, his nephew Dee Dee and a friend of Howdy's nephew
  • Gerald Jablonski
  • Hyperspeed to nowhere, return to entropy
  • (excerpt)
  • Lale Westvind
  • Untitled selections
  • G.W. Duncanson
  • Charles Burns
  • Blue period
  • Aiden Koch
  • Ambient air
  • (part II)
  • Erin Curry
  • Memory boxes :
  • Cul de sac, September 17-23, 2012
  • Richard Thompson
  • Hawaii 1997
  • San Alden
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 381 p.
Isbn
9780544106000
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Note
GRAPHIC NOVEL
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
(OCoLC)867078143

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