A Conversation for Comic Strips or Sequential Art
Miranda (Make tea! Yes, Cissdur, it's still me) Started conversation Jun 6, 2001
The Norwegian word for comics is 'tegneserie', which means 'a series of drawings'. Aren´t we lucky to have such a neutral name for it? People still think it´s for children, though...
Decaf Silicon Posted Jun 5, 2002
I like Eisner's "sequential art" to remove the humor connotation. I don't like "graphic novel" when too widely used, especially since it sounds like something dirty to laymen.
Key: Complain about this post