Comics and Culture: Images of Modern France in the Making


An investigation of the French comic strip over the last century from a historical, sociological, and technical perspective. Topics include political satire, Nazi propaganda, regional and national stereotypes, the role of women, and the influence of cinema and television. Readings include original works, interviews, critical articles, and related historical cultural, and technical studies.
Curriculum Codes
  • CCI
  • FL
  • ALP
Cross-Listed As
  • VMS 311S
Typically Offered
Fall Only