graphic novel

Gregoline thesis fuses text, image

By EMMA ROSENTHAL – 6 years ago

When many Vassar students hear “graphic novel,” they immediately think Fun Home by Alison Bechdel. Now, there is a new graphic novelist on Vassar’s campus–and she’s a student. Emma Gregoline…

Graphic memoirist Bechdel, Starr lecturer

By MARIE SOLIS & MEAGHAN HUGHES – 7 years ago

Cartooning and graphic novels, often considered lowbrow art forms, have historically been excluded from the literary canon. However, they remain important sites of resistance, political commentary and representation of marginalized…

Comics, graphic novels underrated media

By JEAN-LUC BOUCHARD – 8 years ago

In the past two decades, there has been a surge in popularity in American colleges and universities to use comics as texts in the classroom. One has only to browse…