Centre of Latin American Studies

Cultural Studies Section

Bibliography: Comic Book Culture and Postnational Imaginaries in Latin America

  • Jörn Ahrens and Arno Meteling. 2011. Comics and the City: Urban Space in Print, Picture, Sequence (London and New York: Continuum)
  • Christophe Dony and Caroline van Linthout. 2010. 'Comics, Trauma and Cultural Memory(ies) of 9/11,' The Rise and Reason of Comics and Graphic Literature: Critical Essays on the Form, ed. by Joyce Goggin and Dan Hassler-Forest (Jefferson, North Carolina, and London: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers), pp. 178-187
  • Jared Gardner. 2006. 'Archives, Collectors, and the New Media Work of Comics,' MFS, Vol. 52, No. 4
  • Alison Landsberg. 2004. Prosthetic Memory: The Transformation of American Remembrance in the Age of Mass Culture (New York: Columbia University Press) 
  • Anne Magnussen and Hans-Christian Christiansen (eds.) 2000. Comics & Culture: Analytical and Theoretical Approaches to Comics (Copenhagen: Museum Tusculanum Press)
  • Scott McCloud. 1993. Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art (New York: HarperPerennial)
  • Kai Mikkonen, ‘Remediation and the Sense of Time in Graphic Narratives’, The Rise and Reason of Comics and Graphic Literature: Critical Essays on the Form ed. by Joyce Goggin and Dan Hassler-Forest (Jefferson, North Carolina, and London: McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers), pp. 74-86
  • Benoît Peeters. 1991. Case, PLanche, Récit: Comment Lire une Bande Dessinée (Tournai: Casterman)
  • Juan Poblete, ‘Los cómics en un país tropical: Palomar de Gilbert Hernández’, Revista iberoamericana Vol. LXXVII No. 234 (2011), pp. 177-193
  • Anne Rubinstein, Bad Language, Naked Ladies, and Other Threats to the Nation: A Political History of Comic Books in Mexico (Durham and London: Duke University Press, 1998)