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ERIC Number: EJ783616
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2007-Nov
Pages: 5
Abstractor: Author
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0013-8274
Transforming English with Graphic Novels: Moving toward Our "Optimus Prime"
Carter, James Bucky
English Journal, v97 n2 p49-53 Nov 2007
James Bucky Carter argues for the transformative potential of graphic novels in the English classroom. He advises teachers to be actively aware of the newer and lesser-known graphic novels and suggests approaches for examining the complex social issues the novels address.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
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