Adult Graphic Novels Readers' Advisory with Matthew Murray at RA in a Half Day 2013

go ahead and create a brash taco bottoms up but basically without a phenomenal is a column at this time so big Alaskan serial s comics like single issue comic books including web comics it can be part of an ongoing narrative one male mcmahon it can be incomplete serene lobo they give you short stories it can be fiction fantasy romance or whatever else it could be nonfiction at large before other stuff it can be mobbed up it's a medium it's not a genre I'm not a so what Ali today is and as of late and I've got some resources in one side and interpretation of dollars matter so I'm going to grab your lotus up from resources and also give description of some of the so in college something that's been going better for remembers that publishers matter the comics industry is made up of many small publishers and a couple of really big ones but if you're going to get any other than 30 topics you're probably which really doesn't release that many books career so self-publishing is also not frowned upon someone that's becoming less the case with the publisher but for a lot of times i booked rated if something was son published in 12 garbage in comics that stigma does not exist in the same scent and people self-published which all the time that billboards and are highly acclaimed publishers will move eastward involved with your honors will select distinct view so the small publishers will not necessarily release a lot of work but what they do might be science fiction and romance and everything but they still will have sort of unified field readers trust their publishers for you to work of a certain quality that they're interested in so that was the next one per your might be injured might buy the new comic from a publisher of knowing much or anything about it because they trust that publisher specifically and I think that kind of like most people don't walk into a bush or a library going I want to do penguin all but they like look at your home store saying hey what's the new pretty good time with each other so through fancy so up here on you've got and this is my fairy tale characters living in New York City try to blend in and dealing with problems and had guys been trying to get themselves it's including the macy reasons for not goes over there's 35 volumes of this so far and we're coming out of every year so it's a pretty big one on the right hand side is a NASA got valuable by hayao miyazaki is also an animation director who's done folks like spirited away my neighbor totoro princess mononoke massacre the valley of the wind is a pretty epic science fiction fantasy story set in a post-apocalyptic world where that's being imparted delish Detroit because if you like character materials science fiction light last man let that side by bryan cave on and is a story about a play or something that kills every male on earth except for one guy is lucky so it's a 10 million series if I travel around the world and interacting with people if you have a population that still exists and trying to bury what's going on sag on the right-hand side is his newest book which is a sort of space operates you described it this game of thrones except in space our halibut on the left is big one it has also something like 35 or 40 volumes in committee all the spin-offs some comic series is can you get free beta so get someone go to life they will come back to you for a while theory deal but it's it's got a lot of monsters and stuff but it's kind of more superhero action me in that it's but how warriors this big baby I punch as monsters in the face blog it's kind of like blogging te is more psychological than that but it's also very popular recent series of my TW the signal i am is just about to finish up it's pretty cool Joe Hill is also on horror writer like actual efficient the stephen king's son doesn't lock on the right-hand side is a japanese comic by Joe Chiodo it was just released today Brent you for ruining this Peter last week as well it is the comic that may be realized I comics can actually scary I never thought that that was possible for I read that one and it does it in a way that's incredibly creepy with my jingle cry the one on the left is by Edgar vicarage envelopes here for give it a go tell criminal is this cowardly living with us this subtitle and it's just a kind of weird fitted perfectly at the noir for a station that was out earlier from hell was also turned into movie it's by Al Gore who is probably a formula for some way during accomplished the flash may have even tried at it's a Jack the Ripper story that is incredible quite long and incredibly detailed there's a lot of annotations and wrath information really did this research for this one to kind of ruin every other jacket preparatory for me because this one is just so good and on her head sizes scalped by Jason Aaron and RM Dara and this is another petal in series about crime and drugs and lots of stuff on it superhero comics these are the big things when people think of comics most of the time but and some of them like Superman cause you below the one that's there is also our submit this is a really great one directon the people if you're recommending spiros because it's just two volumes long it's a standalone series that just really interact with any other comics that exist where is a lot of superhero comics are big expensive universes the one in the middle is a relatively by uruguay and your robot is more interesting as we rose into my face these kids that got superpowers in the drought of it and they grew up in your cabin kind of like screwed up and messed up temper in their lives and it's about them as adults the one on the right hand side is top 10 that's another one by a Lumpur and this is well everybody is a superhero but it's a police crime comic so it's with the police that investigate crimes on this group and some of these things can be interviewing somebody about their own murder because they might have come back to life just general fiction is also something that exists in comics the one in the left is a stereo Buccola I don't really know how to pronounce it like David facinelli it came out of three years ago and was very big thing it's really just because he actually started out as a superhero artist but he's gone into this more interesting issue the general fictions up he's also done an adaptation of all monsters works which is pretty cool check out the one the middle is aya is there really any series is it's written by someone who is from co2 well depart the Agrico in Africa and it's all about living in Africa than I do cote d'ivoire than eight times it's really cool look into just be kind of day-to-day life of in that time period place the table in that Brett on the right-hand side is about a homeless year and it's Canada president would also got a happy so it is that is memoirs are nonfiction or everything here is the old legend Candido asthma much enzyme is a Japanese creator and that's disciplinary pension is his job is about artists but he also has ten comics about how you know manga artist has made him really depressed in cash for pump in some ways and so he didn't tell Mike about how you ran away from home and left his wife in cuenta de capable person for a while it's really fascinating and done in a really kind of interesting not happy but like not super depressed style either so he'll be like oh yes and I almost froze it up and it's not a big deal what is so this interesting epileptic by another peep is a French baguette all about him growing up with his brother has epilepsy it goes the entire way from his childhood up to your health old Savior garage that is by Joe Sacco which I've happiness actually didn't go for next week giving it all she's an amazing journalism graphic novelist and he does call back sweat is this is one of the series have done about the former Yugoslavia word that happened in the book is is also don't double ones by Palestine and comics about Afghanistan Iraq stuff is fantastic period also very heavily researched and it has a style already psychiatric titles by Daryl coming up this is a he worked in hospitals and inept oral institutions is up and so it talks about different psychiatric problems I didn't love mental health disorders and also a bike specific people that we encountered it's really neat look at another big thing comic books until series is so you've got alleged ease Buffy surrounding a star wars these are all not just basically always read expand the universe in general which is really big for people there's a bunch of stuff that's been adapted for college the film's figure some of them probably know of the printed comics this game of those comics Kuzco bracket that technologies lots of stuff how to find your vaca graphic novels for you to use rewards bestseller lists reduce it more these are all on the handout hu here's a great example comixology is a digital power thing sadly libraries have music inside for a free account and you can read comics for free on it some of them at least you have to buy all of them but they do have a lot of free comics here so you've got a saga you've got the walking dead you've got why the last man these are just the first issues but they will get your taste of what it was like so yeah hopefully that's the kind of internationally recognized for you if you have any questions my Eagle interest on that they have a view for you

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  1. A printable version of the resources handout, and the powerpoint presentation are available on my blog:

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