CFP: [20th] The flawed hero in the graphic novel

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Meredith Clermont-Ferrand
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How do graphic novelists, such as Frank Miller and Stan Lee, portray the
flawed hero, or “anti-hero”? How do these graphic novels utilize
illustrations, along with words, to convey the characteristics embodied
by these flawed heroes? Is the character of the flawed hero an important
facet of the genre? Connecticut Review is looking for academic essays
that address the character of the flawed hero in the graphic novel. Your
work should be 2,000 to 4,000 words. Submit work to: in hypertext form or send 2 hard copies to:
Meredith Clermont-Ferrand, Senior Editor
Connecticut Review
CSU System Office
39 Woodland Street
Hartford CT 06105-2337

Connecticut Review is a semi-annual journal published since 1967 under
the auspices of the Board of Trustees for the Connecticut State
University. Connecticut Review invites submission of poetry, literary
plays, short fiction, translations, creative nonfiction, essays,
interviews, and academic articles of general interest.

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