What is a Graphic Novel?
Mini-Lesson prepared by Jessica Abel.
>This mini-lesson would take 15-30 minutes to present.
In What is a Graphic Novel, Jessica Abel provides valuable information on how to read graphic novels and comics.
With Matt Madden, Abel co-authored
- Drawing Words and Writing Pictures: Making Comics
- Drawing Words and Writing Pictures: Making Comics: Manga, Graphic Novels, and Beyond. New York: First Second, 2008.
You can learn more about Abel and her work by visiting her website.
Why Consult a Librarian?
Students—and sometimes even faculty members—don't realize the importance of consulting a reference librarian about their research. Were it not for the assistance of reference librarian Joseph Miller, we would not have known about Jessica Abel's What is a Graphic Novel?