This Powerpoint is an introduction for students on what Visual Literacy is, why it's important, and how comics utilize it. This is an excellent Powerpoint to use before starting a graphic novel in the classroom.
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A list of 29 Graphic Novel Literary Terms
Powerpoint Presentations on:
Introducing how to read comic panels
How Comic Books are made
The History of Racism in Comics
The History of Sexism in Comics
Time, Closure, and Encapsulation in comic panels
Background, Midground, and Foreground in Comics
Bleed and Splash Panels
Camera Angles in Comic Panels