Category Archives: comics


Hatke, Ben. Zita the Spacegirl: Book One: Far From Home. New York: 01 First Second, 2011. One of my favorite recent discoveries is Zita the Spacegirl, a new graphic novel by Ben Hatke, mentioned briefly in a previous post. Later … Continue reading

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The Making of a Reader, part 2: Comics

I just finished a wonderful class on Comics: Advising Adult and Young Readers. During the past year, beginning with a Media Literacy class, I’ve thought about comics much more. Plus, my own life circumstances have led me to give them … Continue reading

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