COMIC BOOK SQUARES

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COMIC BOOK SQUARES
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  1. Who developed the initial MAD comic book and set its artist tone?
    Harvey Kurtzman
  2. What historic movement was Robert Crumb a part of?
    Underground Comics
  3. The original “Midsummer Night’s Dream” was written by what classic author?
    Shakespeare
  4. The “Midsummer Night’s Dream” appearing in the Sandman series was written by what modern master storyteller?
    Neil Gaiman
  5. Bone cartoonist Jeff Smith got his start doing strips for the student newspaper of what large Midwestern university?
    The Ohio State University
  6. What did Joseph Campbell call the heroes story repeated across time and cultures?
    monomyth
  7. What storytelling technique juxtaposes the present with the past and is seen in each chapter of Art Spiegelman’s Maus?
    Flashback
  8. What concentration camp does Vladek Spiegelman tell his son he eventually ended up at?
    Aushwitz
  9. Trina Robbins would call herself a ___________ because of her work with women’s history?
    herstorian
  10. Can comic books help people become better readers?
    research in chapter 12 says yes
  11. What are the three divisions of the comic book business?
    production, distribution, exhibition
  12. Who is the “god of manga”?
    Osamu Tezuka
  13. Besides Japan, what other country has been the most prolific in getting creators incorporated in mainstream American comics?
    United Kingdom
  14. Manga are often translated into animated films called what?
    anime
  15. What is one well known publication that a comic book fan might consult?
    Comics Journal. Comics Buyer`s Guide, Wizard, Overstreet Comic Book Price Guide
  16. What single comic book defined the American comic book industry for the twentieth century?
    Action Comics #1
  17. What was Sin City’s actual name in the Frank Miller graphic novels?
    Basin City
  18. Joe Sacco practices a type of graphic storytelling called _________.
    Comics Journalism

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