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Native Americans in comic books

Michael A. Sheyahshe

Native Americans in comic books

a critical study

by Michael A. Sheyahshe

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Published by McFarland & Co. in Jefferson, N.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indians of North America -- Humor,
  • Indians of North America -- Caricatures and cartoons,
  • Indians in popular culture,
  • Indians in mass media

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMichael A. Sheyahshe.
    GenreHumor., Caricatures and cartoons.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsE99.H77 S54 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16752111M
    ISBN 109780786435654
    LC Control Number2008013201

      “There has been a low-level explosion of Native comic books” since about , he said. Though many writers self-publish and distribute their work within their local communities, there are also a handful of small and medium-sized comic book presses with national distribution networks that carry the work of Native artists.   From The Press Democrat: Art Exhibit Showcases Native American Comic Book Heroes The annual Comic-Con event in San Diego might not be until next summer, but Santa Rosa is gearing up for a comic celebration of its own: One that celebrates contemporary comic books written by Native Americans featuring Native American heroes and vintage comics that portray characters of Native .

      Action, fight scenes, and violence have long been used to sell comic books. But when two Native American comic artists took on the true story of the Paxton Boys’ massacre of the Conestoga tribe in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, they decided they didn’t want violence to be the focus. - Indigenous peoples getting another raw deal – in print. See more ideas about American comics, Comics and Western comics pins.

    Fine/ near fine condition. Light wear. Review Copy as stated by stamp in book. **ADDITIONAL SHIPPING MAY APPLY TO INTERNATIONAL ORDERS** **LARGER BOOKS MAY REQUIRE ADDITIONAL SHIPPING** About the book: This work takes an in-depth look at the world of comic books through the eyes of a Native American reader and offers frank commentary on the medium's cultural . Get this from a library! Native Americans in comic books: a critical study. [Michael A Sheyahshe] -- "This work takes an in-depth look at the world of comic books through the eyes of a Native American reader and offers frank commentary on the medium's cultural representation of the Native American.


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