Articles tagged comic strip

Peanuts 1970s Collection, Volumes 1 & 2: Good Grief!

Much of the Peanuts humor stems from the children behaving as adults, which reminds us that Charles Schulz did not write with kids in mind (he hated the publisher-chosen name “Peanuts” and thought it demeaning).

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Looking for Calvin and Hobbes by Nevin Martell

The creator of the universally-beloved Calvin and Hobbes was a perfectionist and a true believer in his art form, yet he hated the fame that his creations brought him.

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10 Jul 2007 // 9:00 PM

Pulitzer Prize-winning editorial cartoonist Doug Marlette was killed in a single-car accident Tuesday morning, July 10, 2007, in Mississippi, authorities said. He was 57. (Catawba County Library/Charlotte

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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