Going to College This Fall? Here’s Your Possible Reading List.


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One of the great listservs I’m on consists of numerous comic book scholars which includes numerous teachers and Professors.  As the college year is set to begin many shared their reading lists (comics and books on the subject) for the upcoming semester.  Below in no particular order is what was shared:

Krazy & Ignatz in Tiger Tea
Showcase Presents: Challengers of the Unknown vol. 1
X-men: The Dark Phoenix Saga
Valentino: Vignettes
Vertigo: First Offenses

The Castafiore Emerald
Essential Spider-Man vol. 2
Ronin
Watchmen
Signal to Noise
City of Glass
The Girl from H.O.P.P.E.R.S.
Ice Haven

Travel
The Cage
How to be Everywhere
Kings in Disguise

The Lonely War of Willy Schultz
The Power of Comics
Understanding Comics
Marvels
Akira, Vol. 1
Shooting War
9/11 Report
Persepolis
Logicomix
The Photographer

The Power of Comics: History, Form, and Culture
Demanding Respect: The Evolution of the American Comic Book
Comic Book Nation: The Transformation of Youth Culture in America
The Ten-Cent-Plague: The Great Comic Book Scare and How It Changed America
The Mammoth Book of Best Crime Comics
The Best of the Spirit
The Essential Fantastic Four, Volume 1
Icon: A Hero’s Welcome
Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic
The McCloud Trilogy
Men of Tomorrow
Seduction of the Innocent
Comix: the Underground Revolution
Reading Comics
The Power of Comics