EN 373 — The Graphic Novel

3 credits; 3 lecture hours

Students are introduced to the literary field of graphic novels. The course surveys the evolution of comics' form and content from the 'Golden Age' through the Underground Comix Revolution to today's graphic novels. Themes including war and survival, religious and cultural identity, sexuality, and memory and consciousness are explored. (G7: Humanities)
Prerequisite(s): EN 121 or ES 129 or equivalent.