It's been a long time since my last post to this blog. The majority of the previous posts were written by students in the comics classes I have taught over the past several years. Since I am not teaching such a class this year, the blog will now revert back to my own explorations of comics and comics theory.
In the past couple of years I have been busy working on my book on comics and literacy. It's called Graphic Encounters: Comics and the Sponsorship of Multimodal Literacy and was published last week in North America by Bloomsbury Academic (out in October in the UK). To say the least, I'm very excited about its release.
Here's the description of the book and the Table of Contents: