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2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

ART 3507 - History of Illustration and Sequential Art

This course examines the history of illustration and sequential art, with an emphasis on the mid-nineteenth century to the present. Topics include social, political, and aesthetic impact on the development of and roles played by illustration and sequential art. Students will discuss issues related to how illustration and sequential art have shaped (and been shaped by) changing critical an popular perceptions of those art forms, and, in particular, the rise of visual and material culture studies. Significant readings are incorporated into class discussions.

Prerequisite: ART 2520 or ART 3500 with a grade of C or higher