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The Greatest Team-Up Story Never Told: New Left / Underground Comix Affinities in the Late 1960s and After

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Tuesday, May 9, 2017 - 5:15pm
Radcliffe Humanities Building, Woodstock Road, Oxford, OX2 6GG
Colin Matthew Room


As part of TORCH Comics and Graphic Novels: The Politics of Form network seminar series, Paul Williams, University of Exeter, outlines a series of key moments in which American leftists hailed the underground comix as allies in their political travails, showing that these interactions also represent a curious chapter in the history of that nebulous concept, the graphic novel.

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