BOBC

WIKINDX Resources

Pedri, Nancy: "What’s the Matter of Seeing in Graphic Memoir?" In: South Central Review 32.3 (2015), S. 8–29. 
Added by: joachim (03/10/2017 06:04:12 PM)   Last edited by: joachim (03/11/2017 11:44:09 PM)
Resource type: Journal Article
Languages: English
Peer reviewed
DOI: 10.1353/scr.2015.0036
BibTeX citation key: Pedri2015a
Email resource to friend
View all bibliographic details
Categories: General
Keywords: "Fun Home", "Persepolis", "Stitches", Bechdel. Alison, France, Iran, Narratology, Satrapi. Marjane, Small. David, USA
Creators: Pedri
Collection: South Central Review
Views: 8/278
Attachments  
Abstract
This article focuses on the question of character subjectivity as it relates to the portrayal of perspective in graphic memoir. Adopting a narratological approach, it interrogates the distinction between focalization and ocularization, thinking and seeing, to ask if it is theoretically attractive to distinguish between the two when considering the presentation of subjectivity in graphic memoir. Through a critically informed analysis of visual techniques used by comics artists to represent character perspective, the article concludes that ocularization is a part of focalization, and not separate from it. Examples are drawn from Persepolis, Stitches, and Fun Home.
  
WIKINDX 6.4.9 | Total resources: 13415 | Username: -- | Bibliography: WIKINDX Master Bibliography | Style: Comicforschung-Bibliographie Stil (CFB)


PHP execution time: 0.02720 s
SQL execution time: 0.08245 s
TPL rendering time: 0.00210 s
Total elapsed time: 0.11175 s
Peak memory usage: 1.6783 MB
Memory at close: 1.6273 MB
Database queries: 72