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The Resource The best American comics 2014, edited and introduced by Scott McCloud ; Bill Kartalopoulos, series editor

The best American comics 2014, edited and introduced by Scott McCloud ; Bill Kartalopoulos, series editor

Label
The best American comics 2014
Title
The best American comics 2014
Statement of responsibility
edited and introduced by Scott McCloud ; Bill Kartalopoulos, series editor
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Best American Comics showcases the work of both established and up-and-coming contributors and highlights both fiction and nonfiction--from graphic novels, pamphlet comics, newspapers, magazines, minicomics, and the Web--to make a unique, stunning collection. Frank Miller (Sin City, 300) called guest editor Scott McCloud 'just about the smartest guy in comics.'"--Publisher's description
Member of
Summary
An anthology of top-selected graphic pieces published in American periodicals in 2013 showcases the work of both established and up-and-coming contributors
Writing style
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10377248
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
741.5/973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • McCloud, Scott
  • Kartalopoulos, Bill
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Best American series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Comic books, strips, etc.
  • Graphic novels
  • American literature
Target audience
adult
Label
The best American comics 2014, edited and introduced by Scott McCloud ; Bill Kartalopoulos, series editor
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • All the marbles
  • (excerpt)
  • Gilbert Hernandez
  • Translated, from the Japanese,
  • Adrian Tomine
  • High road to the schmuck seat
  • R. Crumb and Aline Kominsky-Crumb
  • A 21st century still life
  • Ben Katchor
  • Raising readers :
  • Great comics are not a genre :
  • Drama
  • (excerpt)
  • Raina Telgemeier
  • Jane, the fox and me
  • (excerpt)
  • Fanny Britt and Isabelle Arsenault
  • Family tree :
  • Letting it go
  • (excerpt)
  • Miriam Katin
  • Crime Raiders International Mobsters and Executioners
  • RL
  • (excerpt)
  • Tom Hart
  • Mom
  • (excerpt)
  • Sam Sharpe
  • August 1977
  • Nina Bunjevac
  • Strange adventures :
  • The mermaid in the Hudson
  • Jaime Hernandez
  • (excerpt)
  • Mark Siegel
  • Saga chapter 7
  • (excerpt)
  • Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples
  • Multiple warheads : alphabet to infinity #1
  • (excerpt)
  • Brandon Graham
  • Dimensions
  • Ted May
  • Picnic Now!, Sickroom Reading, and The hand laundry
  • The book of the year is not a book :
  • Building stories
  • (excerpt)
  • Chris Ware
  • Testimonials :
  • March : book one
  • (excerpt)
  • John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell
  • The program is morally good
  • (excerpt)
  • Ben Katchor
  • Frank M. Young and David Lasky
  • Hip hop family tree
  • Ed Piskor
  • Oh, crap-- webcomics!
  • Depression part two
  • (excerpt)
  • Allie Brosh
  • Even stranger adventures
  • Canadian royalty
  • Michael DeForge
  • The hive
  • The understanding monster-- book one
  • (excerpt)
  • Theo Ellsworth
  • The Kuiper Belt
  • Is there silence?, The implications of making something from nothing via the spiritual realm, and This is magic-- this is alchemy
  • Ron Regé, Jr.
  • Face it
  • C.F.
  • Bittersweet romance
  • (excerpt)
  • (excerpt)
  • Victor Cayro
  • Whistle while you work ... or think of death
  • Onsmith
  • Schweinhund and Howdy, his nephew Dee Dee and a friend of Howdy's nephew
  • Gerald Jablonski
  • Hyperspeed to nowhere, return to entropy
  • (excerpt)
  • Lale Westvind
  • Untitled selections
  • G.W. Duncanson
  • Charles Burns
  • Blue period
  • Aiden Koch
  • Ambient air
  • (part II)
  • Erin Curry
  • Memory boxes :
  • Cul de sac, September 17-23, 2012
  • Richard Thompson
  • Hawaii 1997
  • San Alden
Control code
ocn867078143
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 381 pages
Isbn
9780544106000
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)867078143
Label
The best American comics 2014, edited and introduced by Scott McCloud ; Bill Kartalopoulos, series editor
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • All the marbles
  • (excerpt)
  • Gilbert Hernandez
  • Translated, from the Japanese,
  • Adrian Tomine
  • High road to the schmuck seat
  • R. Crumb and Aline Kominsky-Crumb
  • A 21st century still life
  • Ben Katchor
  • Raising readers :
  • Great comics are not a genre :
  • Drama
  • (excerpt)
  • Raina Telgemeier
  • Jane, the fox and me
  • (excerpt)
  • Fanny Britt and Isabelle Arsenault
  • Family tree :
  • Letting it go
  • (excerpt)
  • Miriam Katin
  • Crime Raiders International Mobsters and Executioners
  • RL
  • (excerpt)
  • Tom Hart
  • Mom
  • (excerpt)
  • Sam Sharpe
  • August 1977
  • Nina Bunjevac
  • Strange adventures :
  • The mermaid in the Hudson
  • Jaime Hernandez
  • (excerpt)
  • Mark Siegel
  • Saga chapter 7
  • (excerpt)
  • Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples
  • Multiple warheads : alphabet to infinity #1
  • (excerpt)
  • Brandon Graham
  • Dimensions
  • Ted May
  • Picnic Now!, Sickroom Reading, and The hand laundry
  • The book of the year is not a book :
  • Building stories
  • (excerpt)
  • Chris Ware
  • Testimonials :
  • March : book one
  • (excerpt)
  • John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, and Nate Powell
  • The program is morally good
  • (excerpt)
  • Ben Katchor
  • Frank M. Young and David Lasky
  • Hip hop family tree
  • Ed Piskor
  • Oh, crap-- webcomics!
  • Depression part two
  • (excerpt)
  • Allie Brosh
  • Even stranger adventures
  • Canadian royalty
  • Michael DeForge
  • The hive
  • The understanding monster-- book one
  • (excerpt)
  • Theo Ellsworth
  • The Kuiper Belt
  • Is there silence?, The implications of making something from nothing via the spiritual realm, and This is magic-- this is alchemy
  • Ron Regé, Jr.
  • Face it
  • C.F.
  • Bittersweet romance
  • (excerpt)
  • (excerpt)
  • Victor Cayro
  • Whistle while you work ... or think of death
  • Onsmith
  • Schweinhund and Howdy, his nephew Dee Dee and a friend of Howdy's nephew
  • Gerald Jablonski
  • Hyperspeed to nowhere, return to entropy
  • (excerpt)
  • Lale Westvind
  • Untitled selections
  • G.W. Duncanson
  • Charles Burns
  • Blue period
  • Aiden Koch
  • Ambient air
  • (part II)
  • Erin Curry
  • Memory boxes :
  • Cul de sac, September 17-23, 2012
  • Richard Thompson
  • Hawaii 1997
  • San Alden
Control code
ocn867078143
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xiii, 381 pages
Isbn
9780544106000
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)867078143

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