I use this Powerpoint with my graphic novels class, it goes over the history of female character representation in comics and also covers how modern comics are changing that representation.
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A list of 29 Graphic Novel Literary Terms
Powerpoint Presentations on:
An Introduction to Visual Literacy with Comics
Introducing how to read comic panels
How Comic Books are made
The History of Racism in Comics
Time, Closure, and Encapsulation in comic panels
Background, Midground, and Foreground in Comics
Bleed and Splash Panels
Camera Angles in Comic Panels