How to Study Comics & Graphic Novels: A Graphic Introduction to Comics Studies

You want to study comics but are uncertain about where and how to start? In this guide, Josean Morlesín Mellado, Enrique del Rey Cabero and Michael Goodrum cover some of the main aspects to take into account when reading comics. From how comics are produced and read to the various approaches to studying them. From comics traditions and genres around the world to their distribution methods.

This guide in comics form, written and drawn by members of the Oxford Comics Network and published by TORCH, The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities, covers the main aspects related to the study of comics and graphic novels.

Read it here for free or download it here for your own use in your classroom.