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Portraying 9/11: Essays on Representations in Comics, Literature, Film and Theatre Veronique Bragard

Portraying 9/11: Essays on Representations in Comics, Literature, Film and Theatre

Veronique Bragard

Published August 30th 2011
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184 pages
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Commentators and artists attempting to represent the events of September 11, 2001, struggle to create meaning in the face of such powerful experiences. This collection of essays offers critical insights into the discourses that shape the memory ofMoreCommentators and artists attempting to represent the events of September 11, 2001, struggle to create meaning in the face of such powerful experiences. This collection of essays offers critical insights into the discourses that shape the memory of 9/11 in the narrative genres of comics, literature, film, and theatre. The book examines historical, political, cultural, and personal meanings of the disaster and its aftermath through critical discussions of Marvel and New Yorker comics, American and British novels, Hollywood films, and the plays of Anne Nelson.