Portraits of Violence. Critical Reflections on the Graphic Novel

Authors

  • Brad Evans University of Bath

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.6092/issn.1971-8853/12283

Keywords:

Violence, Graphic Novel, War, Critical Pedagogy, Portraits

Abstract

This essay provides a critical reflection on the graphic novel. Addressing the pedagogical importance of the genre and it’s wider cultural influences, it also attends to the lessons learned from the production of the Portraits of Violence book. In doing so, it seeks to provide an introduction to the ways graphic novels can enhance critical understanding, especially when dealing with difficult problems such as violence.

 

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Published

2021-05-26

How to Cite

Evans, B. (2021). Portraits of Violence. Critical Reflections on the Graphic Novel . Sociologica, 15(1), 241-263. https://doi.org/10.6092/issn.1971-8853/12283

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Re-formats: Envisioning Sociology