Underground and Independent Comics, Comix, and Graphic Novels: Volumes I & II
Volume I of this database "covers major works from North America and Europe, beginning with the first underground comix from the 1950s and continuing through to modern sequential artists. The collection contextualizes these original works with 25,000 pages of interviews, commentary, theory, and criticism from journals, books, and magazines, including The Comics Journal.
Volume II expands on the debut database by offering an additional 100,000 pages of important, rare, and hard-to-find works, scholarly writings, and more. Volume II adds extensive coverage of the pre-Comics Code era horror, crime, romance, and war comics that fueled the backlash leading to one of the largest censorship campaigns in US history. It also contains tens of thousands of pages of non-mainstream, post-code comics and secondary materials from around the world, including the US, Canada, France, Italy, Spain, England, Sweden, Norway, Australia, Korea, Japan, and more (ProQuest)."
Trial Ends: 11/15/2018
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Rice Authors, Editors, Composers and Artists Reception
January 30th, 5:30pm RMC/Ley Student Center Farnsworth Pavilion, Ley Student Center
Turkish Music Festival - Exhibit and Performances
Visit the exhibition of Turkish music scores, recordings and instruments in Fondren Library. The exhibit is on the 3rd floor, near elevator A.