It's a bird--
by Seagle, Steven T.
|Format:||Print Book 2004|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
Gorgeously painted by European artist, Teddy Kristiansen, IT'S A BIRD... is a Superman story that doesn't feature Superman at all. Rather, this unique graphic novel explores what the icon of Superman means to the world. Told from the perspective of an author who has written tales about Superman, this book explores the overwhelming effect that the Man of Steel has had on society. A compelling narrative told in a variety of experimental styles, IT'S A BIRD weaves two interlocking stories: one that ultimately explores our own mortality and another that dissects the symbolic and cultural elements which make up Superman's mythic importance. SUGGESTED FOR MATURE READERS.
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|Publisher|| New York :DC Comics,2004
|Other Titles|| It is a bird
Kristiansen, Teddy H.
Siegel, Jerry, 1914-1996.
Shuster, Joe, 1914-1992.
"Superman created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster"--Colophon.
123 pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm