Princeton University Library Catalog

El Eternauta, Daytripper, and beyond : graphic narrative in Argentina and Brazil / David William Foster.

Author:
Foster, David William [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Austin : University of Texas Press, 2016.
  • ©2016
Εdition:
First edition.
Description:
xiii, 158 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series:
World comics and graphic nonfiction series. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 129-155) and index.
Contents:
Argentina and the forging of a tradition of graphic narrative : military tyranny and redemocratization -- Masculinity as privileged human agency in H.G. Oesterheld's El Eternauta -- The bar as theatrical heterotopia : José Muñoz and Carlos Sampayo's El Bar de Joe -- Resisting tyranny : the perramus figure of Alberto Breccia and Juan Sasturain -- The lion in winter : Carlos Sampayo and Francisco Solano López's police commissioner Evaristo -- News bulletins from the gender wars : Patricia Breccia's Sin novedad en el frente -- Brazil : graphic narrative as postmodern and globalized consciousness -- Of death and the road : Rafael Grampá's Mesmo Delivery -- The unbearable weight of being : Daniel Galera and Rafael Coutinho's Cachalote -- Copacabana and other hellish fantasies : Sandro Lobo and Odyr Berdardi's Copacabana -- Days of death : Fabio Moon and Gabriel Bá's Daytripper as existential journey -- Women's wondrous powers versus the telluric gods in Angélica Freitas and Odyr Bernardi's Guadalupe.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
  • History.
ISBN:
  • 9781477310847 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 1477310843 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 9781477310854 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 1477310851 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • ((library e-book))
  • ((non-library e-book))
SuDoc no.:
Z UA380.8 F812et
LCCN:
2016012909
OCLC:
945745583
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