Misericordia University Professors and Students Take a Critical Eye to Comic Books

Misericordia University Professors and Students Take a Critical Eye to Comic BooksMisericordia University doesn’t just offer your run-of-the mill comic book class. We’ve all heard about classes on The Simpsons or graphic arts, but these two professors take comic book studies to a new level.

Allan Austin and Patrick Hamilton teach “Race and Graphic Narrative in the Postwar United States,” a combined English and history course that explores race relations through the lens of comic books. The innovative course combines popular culture and sociology, and is a hit with Misericordia students across disciplines. Want to know more about their course and why its so successful? Read more…

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