The Resource Will Eisner : champion of the graphic novel

Will Eisner : champion of the graphic novel

Label
Will Eisner : champion of the graphic novel
Title
Will Eisner
Title remainder
champion of the graphic novel
Statement of responsibility
by Paul Levitz
Creator
Contributor
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Will Eisner (1917-2005) is universally considered the master of comics storytelling, best known for The Spirit, his iconic newspaper comic strip, and A Contract With God, the first significant graphic novel. This seminal work from 1978 ushered in a new era of personal stories in comics form that touched every adult topic from mortality to religion and sexuality, forever changing the way writers and artists approached comics storytelling. Noted historian Paul Levitz celebrates Eisner by showcasing his most famous work along{u00AD}side unpublished and rare materials from the family archives. Also included are original interviews with creators such as Jules Feiffer, Art Spiegelman, Scott McCloud, Jeff Smith, Denis Kitchen, and Neil Gaiman-all of whom knew Eisner and were inspired by his work to create their own graphic novels for a new generation of readers
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Summary
Celebrates the famous storyteller by showcasing his work alongside unpublished and rare materials from his archives, and includes interviews from authors who knew and were inspired by his work
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Biography type
individual biography
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10464682
Cataloging source
Midwest
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hoopla (Digital media service)
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Levitz, Paul,
Dewey number
741.5/092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
Rated PA
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • Eisner, Will,
  • Meltzer, Brad,
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True
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  • Eisner, Will
  • Cartoonists
  • Graphic novels
Target audience
adult
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champion of the graphic novel
Label
Will Eisner : champion of the graphic novel
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Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12474819
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781613128640
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12474819
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12474819
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Will Eisner : champion of the graphic novel
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
MWT12474819
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781613128640
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Publisher number
MWT12474819
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12474819
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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