The Role of Comics
Worlds Awaiting - Season 1, Episode 39 , Segment 2
Episode: Reading Independence, The Role of Comics
- Nov 26, 2016 7:00 pm
- 10:32 mins
Our next guest on Worlds Awaiting is Kerry Soper – known by students and colleagues for his expertise in “Pop Culture.” Soper is also an author and artist. He and Rachel talk about how Comics can help all of us in better understanding the world. Soper teaches Interdisciplinary Humanities and American Studies at BYU. His research is often focused on comic strips, satire, and popular film. He is presently working on a book about Gary Larson, creator of the comic strip, The Far Side.