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Persepolis picture-reading

sweetp's picture

 I really appreciate the picture-reading exercise we did on Tuesday with Persepolis.  I spend more time reading the text in graphic novels, so using class time to look at and decode the pictures was really helpful.  It put a new dimension on the Marji's story for me-- by noting the messages the pictures were sending, emotions were intensified, details were illustrated and new information was sometimes displayed.  This exercise made me stop and take a second to look at the pictures-- it made me more aware of the graphic aspect in graphic novels.    

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Jen Rajchel's picture

Calling all BMC bloggers!

Hi Everyone,

I wanted to let you know about a new blog starting up. Please check out this post on my site for more details!

http://mooreandmedia.blogs.brynmawr.edu/2010/04/07/calling-all-bmc-bloggers/

Hope you are enjoying the weather (though it does make it difficult to read laptop screens outside!)

Thanks,
Jen

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