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Film, Video Peculiar Pop: Genre Comic Books at the Library of Congress

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Title

  • Peculiar Pop: Genre Comic Books at the Library of Congress

Summary

  • Jesse J. Holland and Megan Halsband discuss the Library of Congress comics collection, as well as the place of comics in American culture. Halsband completed a 2021 staff fellowship looking at the non-superhero genre collections at the Library of Congress, including western, romance, education and funny animal comics. In addition to his work in Black history and journalism, Holland is the author of "Black Panther: Who Is The Black Panther?" the first novel featuring the comic book character Black Panther.

Event Date

  • July 29, 2021

Running Time

  • 40 minutes 23 seconds

Online Format

  • video
  • image
  • online text

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Chicago citation style:

Peculiar Pop: Genre Comic Books at the Library of Congress. 2021. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-9895/.

APA citation style:

(2021) Peculiar Pop: Genre Comic Books at the Library of Congress. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-9895/.

MLA citation style:

Peculiar Pop: Genre Comic Books at the Library of Congress. 2021. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/webcast-9895/>.