Schlagwort-Archive: Disaster Drawn

In Comics, one feels the constant tension between what can be contained within the frame and what cannot be contained within it – both in terms of historical realities and in terms of the burden of expressing these realities. Comics make readers aware of what can be pictured and what cannot be pictured.

Hillary Chute, Disaster Drawn: Visual Witness, Comics, and Documentary Form (Harvard University Press 2016), S. 140.