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[issue] Volume 5, Issue 1

Posted 30 Jan, 2010

On behalf of Donald Ault and the Editorial Staff of ImageTexT, I am pleased to announce that ImageTexT Volume 5, Issue 1 is now available.

This General Issue features articles from Juda Bennett and Cassandra Jackson, Brandy Ball Blake, Frank Bramlett, Theo Finigan, DT Kofoed, Aaron Mauro and Benjamin Stevens, and a review by Terry Harpold.

Table of Contents


"Graphic Whiteness and the Lessons of Chris Ware's Jimmy Corrigan," Juda Bennett and Cassandra Jackson

"Watchmen: The Graphic Novel as Trauma Fiction," Brandy Ball Blake

"The Confluence of Heroism, Sissyhood, and Camp in The Rawhide Kid: Slap Leather," Frank Bramlett

" 'To the Stables, Robin': Regenerating the Frontier in Frank Miller's Batman: The Dark Knight Returns," Theo Finigan

"Breaking the Frame: Political Acts of Body in the Televised Dark Knight," DT Kofoed

" 'Mosaic Thresholds': Manifesting the Collection and Production of Comics in the works of Chris Ware," Aaron Mauro

"The Beautiful Ambiguity of Blankets: Comics Representation and Religious Art," Benjamin Stevens


" 'Now you will pay a dreadful penalty!': A Review of I Shall Destroy All the Civilized Planets! and You Shall Die by Your Own Evil Creation! by Fletcher Hanks," Terry Harpold



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