Comics in Culture/Culture in Comics

Country: Poland

City: Warsaw

Abstr. due: 01.03.2016

Dates: 02.06.16 — 03.06.16

Area Of Sciences: Cultural science;

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Organizers: University of Social Sciences and Humanities in Warsaw


The aim of the conference is to present a wide array of perspectives of different forms of comics and their role in culture. Comics, as a unique combination of literature and visual arts, spanning from child entertainment, through popculture, to independent artistic expression, are a great source of interdisciplinary research. This is why we welcome entries on variety of topics exploring the relations between them and culture. banercomicswhat  We welcome proposals from all disciplines. Possible topics include (but are not limited to) the following themes and subject areas: adaptations of comicscomic conscomics and the culture of convergencecomics and the quotidiancomics as a medium of culturecomics as objects of studyDIY culture and comicsmulticultural comicssubculture and comicsthe culture of comicsthe role of comics in culturethe role of culture in comics

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