This podcasts begins to examine graphic novels. I interview a young artist who is creating a graphic novel and give a book talk on Persepolis, a young adult graphic novel.
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McCloud, Scott. Understanding Comics. New York: HarperPerennial, 1993.
Miller, Frank et al. The Dark Knight Returns. New York: DC Comics, 1996.
Moore, Alan, Dave Gibbons, and John Higgins. Watchmen. New York: DC Comics, 1986.
Satrapi, Marjane. Persepolis. New York: Pantheon, 2003.
Spiegelman, Art. Maus. New York: Pantheon, 1973.