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understanding comics

Understanding Comics by Scott McCloud

Written by M. David Lopez Understanding Comics by Scott McCloud Directions: Using your book, notes and in small groups, discuss and arrive at conclusions to these discussion questions. Chapter 1 – Setting The Record Straight – pp. 2 What is McCloud’s dilemma regarding comics as the book begins? What’s the difference between pictures and comics? According to McCloud, why isn’t it easy to define comics? To what definition does he eventually arrive? List the ancient civilizations that had some form of comics.