Visual Narratives in the Classroom: When did comics get such a bad rap?

| June 2, 2011

Reposted from Arts & Humanities. Written by Carey Reed.

“When you learn to read, it is usually with picture books. After that, anything with pictures is looked at as ‘baby’,” remarks Deborah Rosenburg during her talk “Visual Narratives Dissected” at the Creativity, Play, and the Imagination across Disciplines conference at Teachers College. Rosenburg asks: “When did comics and graphic novels get such a bad …