Reading Graphic Novels & Comics. Terms and Concepts to Know and Use. Simplifying as Amplifying. Terminology. FRAME. PANEL. GUTTER. CAPTION. SPEECH BALLOON. Panels and Frames. Is Your Mind in the Gutters?. C o m I c. Time. Sound. Motion. Panel Transitions. Words and Pictures. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
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Reading Graphic Novels & ComicsTerms and Concepts to Know and Use
Simplifying as Amplifying
Panels and Frames
Is Your Mind in the Gutters?
Words and Pictures
Words and Pictures:
Are comics totally different from what we’ve been doing all semester?
NO!Graphic novels use many of
the same concepts P
S E T T I N G
Point of View
Look for repeated:• Images• Ideas•Words
Let’s Try it Out:
What do you notice?
ResourcesAuster, Paul. City of Glass. Adapted by Paul Karasik and David
Mazzucchelli. New York: Picador, 2004. Print.
McCloud, Scott. Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art. New York:
HarperCollins, 1993. Print
McCreery, Conor and Anthony Del Col., writers. Kill Shakespeare. Art by
Andy Belanger. Vol. 1. San Diego: IDW, 2010. Print.
Satrapi, Marjane. Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood. New York: