Unflattening
  • Author : Nick Sousanis
  • Release Date : 30 March 2015
  • Publisher : Harvard University Press
  • Genre : Comics & Graphic Novels
  • Pages : 208
  • ISBN 13 : 9780674425644
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Unflattening Book Summary

The primacy of words over images has deep roots in Western culture. But what if the two are inextricably linked in meaning-making? In this experiment in visual thinking, drawn in comics, Nick Sousanis defies conventional discourse to offer readers a stunning work of graphic art and a serious inquiry into the ways humans construct knowledge.

Unflattening

Unflattening

Author : Nick Sousanis
Publisher : Harvard University Press
Genre : Comics & Graphic Novels
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The primacy of words over images has deep roots in Western culture. But what if the two are inextricably linked in meaning-making? In this experiment in visual thinking, drawn in comics, Nick Sousanis defies conventional discourse to offer readers a stunning work of graphic art and a serious inquiry into ...

Unflattening

Unflattening

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