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9780813563855 | Rutgers Univ Pr, February 9, 2015, cover price $90.00

Paperback:

9780813563848 | Rutgers Univ Pr, February 9, 2015, cover price $26.95

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Product Description: The French Comics Theory Reader presents a collection of key theoretical texts on comics, spanning a period from the 1960s to the 2010s, written in French and never before translated into English. The publication brings a distinctive set of authors together, uniting theoretical scholars, artists, journalists, and comics critics...read more
By Bart Beaty (editor)

Paperback:

9789058679888 | Leuven Univ Pr, November 18, 2014, cover price $79.00 | About this edition: The French Comics Theory Reader presents a collection of key theoretical texts on comics, spanning a period from the 1960s to the 2010s, written in French and never before translated into English.

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Product Description: Now available in paperback: You Are There, a surreal crime thriller, was a milestone in European comics, since it’s one of the first long-form works designed specifically as a self-contained graphic novel. One of the earliest full-length, standalone graphic novels to be published in Europe, You Are There is an unexpected collaboration between the darkly cynical Jacques Tardi and the playful fantasist Jean-Claude Forest (of Barbarella fame)...read more
By Bart Beaty (introduced by)

Paperback:

9781606996485 | Fantagraphics Books, February 28, 2015, cover price $19.99 | About this edition: Now available in paperback: You Are There, a surreal crime thriller, was a milestone in European comics, since it’s one of the first long-form works designed specifically as a self-contained graphic novel.

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Product Description: On the surface, the relationship between comics and the ‘high’ arts once seemed simple; comic books and strips could be mined for inspiration, but were not themselves considered legitimate art objects. Though this traditional distinction has begun to erode, the worlds of comics and art continue to occupy vastly different social spaces...read more

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9781442643512 | Univ of Toronto Pr, August 6, 2012, cover price $67.00 | About this edition: On the surface, the relationship between comics and the ‘high’ arts once seemed simple; comic books and strips could be mined for inspiration, but were not themselves considered legitimate art objects.

Paperback:

9781442612044 | Univ of Toronto Pr, July 17, 2012, cover price $30.95 | About this edition: On the surface, the relationship between comics and the ‘high’ arts once seemed simple; comic books and strips could be mined for inspiration, but were not themselves considered legitimate art objects.

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Product Description: This edition of Thierry Groensteen's The System of Comics makes available in English a groundbreaking work on comics by one of the medium's foremost scholars. In this book, originally published in France in 1999, Groensteen explains clearly the subtle, complex workings of the medium and its unique way of combining visual, verbal, spatial, and chronological expressions...read more
By Bart Beaty (trans), Thierry Groensteen and Nick Nguyen (trans)

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9781578069255 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 2, 2007, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: This edition of Thierry Groensteen's The System of Comics makes available in English a groundbreaking work on comics by one of the medium's foremost scholars.

Paperback:

9781604732597 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, July 1, 2009, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: This edition of Thierry Groensteen's The System of Comics makes available in English a groundbreaking work on comics by one of the medium's foremost scholars.

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Product Description: Arguably the most famous and critically acclaimed Canadian filmmaker, David Cronenberg is celebrated equally for his early genre films, like Scanners (1981) and The Fly (1986), and his dark artistic vision in films such as Dead Ringers (1988) and Crash (1996)...read more

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9780802099327, titled "David Cronenberg's, a History of Violence" | Univ of Toronto Pr, October 3, 2008, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Arguably the most famous and critically acclaimed Canadian filmmaker, David Cronenberg is celebrated equally for his early genre films, like Scanners (1981) and The Fly (1986), and his dark artistic vision in films such as Dead Ringers (1988) and Crash (1996).

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9780802096227, titled "David Cronenberg's A History of Violence" | Univ of Toronto Pr, March 16, 2009, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Arguably the most famous and critically acclaimed Canadian filmmaker, David Cronenberg is celebrated equally for his early genre films, like Scanners (1981) and The Fly (1986), and his dark artistic vision in films such as Dead Ringers (1988) and Crash (1996).

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Product Description: In the last fifteen years or so, a wide community of artists working in a variety of western European nations have overturned the dominant traditions of comic book publishing as it has existed since the end of the Second World War...read more

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9780802091338 | Univ of Toronto Pr, January 4, 2007, cover price $77.00 | About this edition: In the last fifteen years or so, a wide community of artists working in a variety of western European nations have overturned the dominant traditions of comic book publishing as it has existed since the end of the Second World War.

Paperback:

9780802094124 | Univ of Toronto Pr, December 31, 2006, cover price $35.95

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Product Description: Whats on TV? In Canadian Television Today, authors Bart Beaty and Rebecca Sullivan explore the current challenges and issues facing the English-language television industry in Canada. Television in Canada has long been one of the principal conduits of national identity...read more

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9781552382226 | Univ of Calgary Pr, November 30, 2006, cover price $25.95 | About this edition: Whats on TV?

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Product Description: Too often remembered solely as the psychiatrist and cultural critic whose testimony in Senate subcommittees sparked the creation of the Comics Code, Fredric Wertham was a far more complex man. Author Bart Beaty traces the evolution of Wertham's attitudes toward popular culture and reassesses his place in the debate about pop culture's effects on youth and society...read more

Hardcover:

9781578068104 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, November 1, 2005, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Too often remembered solely as the psychiatrist and cultural critic whose testimony in Senate subcommittees sparked the creation of the Comics Code, Fredric Wertham was a far more complex man.

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9781578068197 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, November 1, 2005, cover price $22.00 | About this edition: Too often remembered solely as the psychiatrist and cultural critic whose testimony in Senate subcommittees sparked the creation of the Comics Code, Fredric Wertham was a far more complex man.

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