English Literature through Graphic Novels

Author: Bernardo Patricio Jiménez Oliveira 

Year: 2010

Title: English Literature through Graphic Novels 

Summary: This workshop aims to expose students to a different way to conceive literature and art through the study and reading of graphic novels. The fact that graphic novels’ audience is mainly teenagers and adults allows the teacher to explore with the students a huge scope of topics and themes related to important socio-political concerns. Furthermore, most of the protagonists of these stories deal with conflicts and daily life situations that help the teacher to connect students with the reading assignments. 

Key words: Literature, images, graphic novel, Victorian, Alan Moore, 

Library barcode: JIM 372.64