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Cartooning History: Canada ' s Stories in Graphic Novels

@article{King2012CartooningHC,
  title={Cartooning History: Canada ' s Stories in Graphic Novels},
  author={Alyson E. King},
  journal={The History Teacher},
  year={2012},
  volume={45},
  pages={189-219}
}
  • A. King
  • Published 1 February 2012
  • Art
  • The History Teacher
IN rECENt yEArS, historical events, issues, and characters have been portrayed in an increasing number of non-fiction graphic texts. Similar to comics and graphic novels, graphic texts are defined here as fully developed, non-fiction narratives told through panels of sequential art. Such non-fiction graphic texts are being used to teach history in Canada and the U.S., following a trend in using images to allow students to see history in pictures.2 Although film and photographs are used… 

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