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Comics: anatomy of a mass medium

by Wolfgang J. Fuchs

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Published by Studio Vista in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comic books, strips, etc. -- History and criticism.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Reinhold Reitberger [and] Wolfgang Fuchs.
    ContributionsReitberger, Reinhold, 1946-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN6710 .F813 1972b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination264 p.
    Number of Pages264
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5459517M
    ISBN 100289703190, 0289702666
    LC Control Number73161975

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In “Comics: Anatomy of a Mass Medium,” Reinhold Reitberger and Wolfgang Fuchs examine the history of comics from the earliest newspaper strips through modern comic books. This volume is, in many ways, the first textbook to take this medium seriously and is a good follow-up to Coulton Waugh’s study, simply titled “The Comics.”/5(3).

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The book was the first standard work in German on comics as an art form. It was translated to several languages, and appeared in the United States. Fuchs participated in Maurice Horn's The World Encyclopedia of Comics, the Who.

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Comics is a medium used to express narratives or other ideas through images, usually combined with text. It typically takes the form of a sequence of panels of images. Textual devices such as speech balloons, captions, and onomatopoeia can indicate dialogue, narration, sound effects, or other information.

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For other. Wolfgang J. Fuchs, who with Reinhold Reiter co-wrote an early comics history, died back on Jan. 20 in Munich, at age Fuchs and Reitberger's book COMICS: ANATOMY OF A MASS MEDIUM was the first book on comics I was able to get my hands on when an American paperback edition came out.

From Comic Strips to Comic Books: Inthe comic world was about to change; the arrival of the first comic book was a surprise to all, and the eventual success is now truly history. Publishers at Eastern Comics: Anatomy of a Mass Medium.

Boston: Little, Brown and Company,   If you look at the history of comics, particularly at the turn of the 20th century, you’ll see how they became a successful mass medium through new reproductive technologies. History can be experienced visually as well as textually, and comics embrace that duality.

InReinhold Reitberger and Wolfgang Fuchs noted, in Comics: Anatomy of a Mass Medium, “[s]o as not to offend or annoy any citizen, sex, violence, social problems – in short all controversial matter – are brushed under the carpet” ().

They. Anatomy of a mass medium () and comics manual (). He also worked on Maurice Horn’s The World Encyclopedia of Comics, The Who’s Who of American Comic Books (Jerry Bales / Hames Ware, –, 4 volumes) and the film notebook /79 with /75 he was a member of the editorial staff of the magazine Peanuts.

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