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Title The comics of Chris Ware : drawing is a way of thinking / edited by David M. Ball and Martha B. Kuhlman

Publ Info Jackson : University Press of Mississippi, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 Bryant Main Stacks  PN6727.W285 Z63 2010    AVAILABLE  Faculty author
 Bryant Special Collection  PN6727.W285 Z63 2010 c.2  LIB USE ONLY  Faculty author
 RWU Main Library  PN6727.W285 Z63 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  PN6727.W285 Z63 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xxiii, 238 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references and index
In the chapter titled "In the Comics Workshop: Chris Ware and the Oubapo," written by Martha Kuhlman, page 81 is omitted. The page can be viewed here: http://digitalcommons.bryant.edu/eng_book/1/
Contents Inventing cartooning ancestors : Ware and the comics canon / Jeet Heer -- Masked fathers : Jimmy Corrigan and the superheroic legacy / Jacob Brogan -- The limits of realism : alternative comics and middlebrow aesthetics in the anthologies of Chris Ware / Marc Singer -- Chris Ware's failures / David M. Ball -- Chris Ware and the burden of art history / Katherine Roeder -- In the comics workshop : Chris Ware and the oubapo / Martha B. Kuhlman -- Comics and the grammar of diagrams / Isaac Cates -- On modernism's ruins : the architecture of "Building stories" and Lost buildings / Daniel Worden -- Chris Ware's "Building stories," gentrification, and the lives of/in houses / Matt Godbey -- Confronting the intersections of race, immigration, and representation in Chris Ware's comics / Joanna Davis-McElligatt -- Public and private histories in Chris Ware's Jimmy Corrigan / Shawn Gilmore -- Autobiography with two heads : Quimby the Mouse / Benjamin Widiss -- Chris Ware and the pursuit of slowness / Georgiana Banita -- Imagining an idiosyncratic belonging : representing disability in Chris Ware's "Building stories" / Margaret Fink Berman -- Past imperfect : "Building stories" and the art of memory / Peter R. Sattler
LC subject Ware, Chris, 1967- -- Criticism and interpretation
Add Author Ball, David M., 1976-
Kuhlman, Martha B
ISBN 9781604734423 (alk. paper)
1604734426 (alk. paper)
9781604734430 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1604734434 (pbk. : alk. paper)