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An Archive of the New: A Review of Key Terms in Comics Studies

Puc, R. (2022). An Archive of the New: A Review of Key Terms in Comics Studies. The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship, 12(1), doi: 10.16995/cg.8887


This article is a review of Key Terms in Comics Studies, edited by Erin La Cour, Simon Grennan, and Rik Spanjers (Palgrave 2022). This volume covers a broad array of disciplines and terminology utilized in comics studies, with the aim of creating new connections in the field between its varied disciplinary approaches. The review contextualizes the volume within the emerging genre of reference collections and analyses the role and utility of such collections within comics studies and higher education

Publication Type: Article
Additional Information: The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship is a peer-reviewed open access journal published by the Open Library of Humanities. © 2022 The Author(s). This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC-BY 4.0), which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited. See
Publisher Keywords: collected editions, comics studies, pedagogy, publishing
Subjects: N Fine Arts > NC Drawing Design Illustration
P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General)
Departments: School of Communication & Creativity > Media, Culture & Creative Industries > English, Publishing & Creative Writing
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