BOBC     Bonner Online-Bibliographie zur Comicforschung

WIKINDX Resources

Schneider, Greice: "Comics and Everyday Life. From Ennui to Contemplation." In: European Comic Art 3 (2010), S. 37–64. 
Added by: joachim (30 Sep 2010 01:36:31 Europe/Berlin)   
Resource type: Journal Article
Languages: englisch
Peer reviewed
DOI: 10.3828/eca.2010.4
BibTeX citation key: Schneider2010
Email resource to friend
View all bibliographic details
Categories: General
Keywords: Narratologie, Wirkung
Creators: Schneider
Collection: European Comic Art
Views: 9/212
Views index: 3%
Popularity index: 0.75%
This paper discusses the recent growing presence of the everyday in comics from different traditions, works where ordinary situations and apparently insignificant events take the place of extraordinary worlds and adventure stories. Drawing predominantly from the French perspective of Everyday Studies (Lefebvre, Blanchot, Perec, De Certeau), the ambiguous dynamics of the everyday will be here studied in relation to the contrasting concepts of boredom and strangeness. This paper addresses not only comics that bring these two attitudes as a theme, but also those which manage to awaken emotional responses in the reader, specifically ennui and contemplation. The aim here is to identify different strategies proper to the language of comics capable of arousing everyday moods in the reading experience, particularly in those cases where the temporal dimension is manipulated, reinforcing a sense of slowness.
Added by: joachim  
wikindx 5.7 ©2018 | Total resources: 11845 | Username: -- | Bibliography: WIKINDX Master Bibliography | Style: Comicforschung-Bibliographie Stil (CFB) | Database queries: 48 | DB execution: 0.25608 secs | Script execution: 0.27391 secs

PHP execution time: 0.01631 s
SQL connection time: 0.00021 s
SQL execution time: 0.25587 s
TPL rendering time: 0.00173 s
Total elapsed time: 0.27391 s
Peak memory usage: 1.7937 MB
Memory at close: 1.7425 MB