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The Nerd in Modern Times

It is not hard to describe traditional ideal characteristics for the social group known as “nerds”. These are people who are usually considered as the weaker, less attractive social outcasts of the social groups of society, the people who were … Continue reading

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The Political Comics of Dr. Seuss

During times of historical political events, nothing can capture the opinions of the time better than the political comic. The use of visual images have allowed cartoonist to speak their opinion of currents events around them through the creations of … Continue reading

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The Art of the Fan Based Comic

For many fans of comics, especially fans of manga, there can be choices that a character makes during the story that makes the story turn out a specific way. Also, there are times when a comic comes to end, maybe … Continue reading

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Children’s Comic Strips, Not just for Kids Anymore (or Ever for that Matter)

A timeless memory I’m sure any adult has of their past was waiting for their parents to be done reading the Sunday paper, or making an order in their school Scholastic Book sale, in order to satisfy their need of … Continue reading

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A Change in Character

As mentioned in a previous lecture of my Topic in Popular Genres class, the concept of drawing in a cartoony style, or drawing in a more detailed fashion, can place different emphasis on what the artist is trying to portray … Continue reading

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