Author Archives: aarondelwiche
As Claire Suddath explains in the May 17, 2010 issue of Time Magazine, “Rudolph Dirks’ The Katzenjammer Kids debuted in 1897 in William Randolph Hearst’s Sunday edition of the New York Journal. At 113 years and counting, the strip is the longest-running newspaper … Continue reading
The first version of the essay grading rubric is appended below. This rubric may change slightly during the semester depending upon the type of writing assignment, so always be sure to carefully read the assignment description.
As you know, this course is titled “Secret histories of the 20th Century told (mostly) through comics.” Please consider the following proposition: When contemplating the legacy of the past, historians and citizens should always think in terms of histories rather … Continue reading