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Weiner, Stephen 1955-

Overview
Works: 15 works in 55 publications in 1 language and 3,673 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Bibliography  Encyclopedias  Comic books, strips, etc  Graphic novels 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PN6725, 741.50973
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stephen Weiner
The 101 best graphic novels by Stephen Weiner ( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2005 in English and held by 828 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides bibliographic information on more than one hundred graphic novels
Faster than a speeding bullet : the rise of the graphic novel by Stephen Weiner ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2012 in English and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a history and an outlook on the genre of fiction known as, "Graphic novels", which began in the early 1950s and, according to the author, their popularity is growing rapidly
Critical survey of graphic novels : heroes & superheroes ( Book )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 498 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Heroes and superheroes provides insight into more than 130 of the most popular and studied graphic novels. These essays look beyond the pop culture aspects of the medium to show the wide range of literary themes and artistic styles used to convey beliefs and conflicts, some harking back to ancient times. They challenge the researcher to see beyond the panels of a comic book, and show readers how the themes of ancient literary tradition are still alive in the literature of graphic novels
Critical survey of graphic novels : history, theme, and technique ( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 372 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book offers in-depth insight into themes and topics related to graphic novels. It provides insight into various aspects of the industry, from craftsmanship such as lettering, inking, and illustration styles, to the production and distribution of graphic novels and the significance and history of comic book conventions
The Will Eisner companion : the pioneering spirit of the father of the graphic novel by N. C. Christopher Couch ( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Will Eisner Companion is the first comprehensive overview of the work of writer/artist Will Eisner. Divided into two sections-his Spirit work and his graphic novels-this authorized companion features all-new critical and historical essays by noted comic book historians N. C. Christopher Couch and Stephen Weiner, as well as encyclopedic listings covering the full spectrum of his oeuvre. Also includes a chronology, a selected bibliography, and a suggested reading list
Critical survey of graphic novels : independents and underground classics ( Book )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This three volume set covers over 215 well-regarded works of the independent and underground genre of graphic novels, summarizing plots and analyzing the works in terms of their literary integrity and overall contribution to the graphic novel landscape
Critical survey of graphic novels : manga ( Book )
5 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides insight into the most popular and studied manga graphic novels. The manga tradition includes josei manga, which targets a mature female audience, shoujo-ai manga, which focuses on the spiritual, sexual, or emotional aspects of relationships, shonen-ai, manga created by female authors that focuses on homoerotic or homoromantic male relationships, and kodomo manga, created exclusively for a young audience
Hellboy : the companion by Stephen Weiner ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 106 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Includes character profiles, official timeline; literary heritage of Hellboy and more
100 graphic novels for public libraries by Stephen Weiner ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rise of the graphic novel : faster than a speeding bullet by Stephen Weiner ( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Critical survey of graphic novels heroes and superheroes ( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The 101 best graphic novels : a guide to this exciting new medium by Stephen Weiner ( Book )
3 editions published between 2003 and 2006 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Heroes & superheroes ( )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Graphic novels and comics in libraries and archives essays on readers, research, history and cataloging by Robert G Weiner ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
"This book, full of practical advice and innovative ideas for librarians, educators, and archivists, provides a look at how graphic novels and comics can be used in educational settings. An established component of library and archive collections across the globe, graphic novels are proving to be one of the last vestiges of the printed form gaining in popularity"--Provided by publisher
Faster than a speeding bullet by Stephen Weiner ( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Weiner, Stephen Andrew.
Weiner, Steven.
Weiner, Steven, 1955-
Languages
English (55)
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