BOBC

WIKINDX Resources

Camus, Cyril: "The “Outsider”. Neil Gaiman and the Old Testament." In: Visualizing Jewish Narrative. Jewish Comics and Graphic Novels. Hrsg. v. Derek Parker Royal. New York: Bloomsbury Academic, 2016, S. 241–255. 
Added by: Okwuchi Mba (2019-03-21 12:02)   Last edited by: joachim (2021-02-24 01:12)
Resource type: Book Article
Languages: English
BibTeX citation key: Camus2016
Email resource to friend
View all bibliographic details
Categories: General
Keywords: "Bible", Gaiman. Neil, Intertextuality, Religion, United Kingdom
Creators: Camus, Royal
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic (New York)
Collection: Visualizing Jewish Narrative. Jewish Comics and Graphic Novels
Views: 4/188
Attachments  
Abstract
One of the leading figures of the “British Invasion” of American comics in the 1980s, Neil Gaiman, is the subject of Cyril Camus’s critical examination. He argues that although Gaiman is known primarily for this acclaimed DC Comics series, Sandman (1989–1996, 2009, 2013–2015), there is yet another side of his work that gets relatively little attention. Beginning with Gaiman’s outsider status—being an Englishman currently living in America, being a Jew raised with an Anglican educational background—Camus looks at the ways in which the author’s comics become intertextual links to, and at times even rewritings of, Hebrew Bible narratives.
  
WIKINDX 6.5.0 | Total resources: 13692 | Username: -- | Bibliography: WIKINDX Master Bibliography | Style: Comicforschung-Bibliographie Stil (CFB)


PHP execution time: 0.04787 s
SQL execution time: 0.08709 s
TPL rendering time: 0.00201 s
Total elapsed time: 0.13697 s
Peak memory usage: 1.3000 MB
Memory at close: 1.2491 MB
Database queries: 69