SJoCA 1: 2

Published: Autumn 2012

Complete Issue

Table of Contents

Editorial Editorial (pdf)

p. 1-2


Florian Groß: “To Emerge From its Transitional Funk”: The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay’s Intermedial Dialogue with Comics and Graphic Novels Abstract (pdf) | Article (pdf)

p. 3-28

Martin Petersen: Sleepless in the DPRK: Graphic Negotiations of ‘Family’ in The True Identity of Pear Blossom Abstract (pdf) | Article (pdf)

p. 29-57

Greice Schneider: Lost Gazes, Detached Minds: Strategies of Disengagement in the Work of Adrian Tomine Abstract (pdf) | Article (pdf)

p. 58-81


Jakob F. Dittmar: Digital Comics Forum text (pdf)

p. 82-91

Linda-Rabea Heyden: Comics & Politics – 7th Annual Conference of the Society for Comics Studies (ComFor) Forum text (pdf)

p. 92-98


Rikke Platz Cortsen: The Ninth Art Seen From the Other Side
Grove, Laurence. Comics in French – The European Bande Dessinée in Context. New York and London: Berghahn Books, 2010. Review (pdf)

p. 103-107

Øyvind Vågnes: The Scholar and the Fan
Ball, David M. and Kuhlman, Martha B. The Comics of Chris Ware: Drawing is a Way of Thinking. Jackson: University of Mississippi Press, 2010. Review (pdf)

p. 99-102

Fredrik Strömberg: Pushwagner – Three Essays on an Artist
Mejlœnder, Petter. Pushwagner (English Edition). Oslo: Magikon, 2008. Review (pdf)

p. 108-110