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Mel Calman on Oil

Baker, James (2011) Mel Calman on Oil. The Comics Grid: Journal of Comics Scholarship, . ISSN 2048-0792. (KAR id:28467)

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James Baker analyses an apparently simple cartoon by Mel Calman: a man watching a blank TV that weeps oil. Baker describes the context in which Calman tells an economic story, with a few minimalist pencil traces, the artist provides...

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Subjects: D History General and Old World > DA Great Britain
Divisions: Divisions > Division of Arts and Humanities > School of History
Depositing User: James Baker
Date Deposited: 23 Nov 2011 09:49 UTC
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 12:39 UTC
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