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Lost in the Stacks, Episode 458: Multimodal Information Literacy

First broadcast February 14 2020.

Playlist at https://www.wrek.org/2020/02/playlist-for-lost-in-the-stacks-from-friday-february-14th-multimodal-information-literacy-episode-458/

“Finding that subtext inside of which way an arrow’s pointing in the graph.”

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Supercontext: The Tale of One Bad Rat, by Bryan Talbot

This collected comic is about a victim of child abuse, while also serving as an homage to the work of storyteller Beatrix Potter. We discuss Talbot’s approach to representing such difficult subject matter, while also crafting a book that was more user friendly to non-comics readers.

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