Abina and the Important Men 2nd Edition | RedShelfAccess options available:. Chaney bio Trevor R. Getz and Liz Clarke. New York: Oxford UP, Getz and illustrator Liz Clarke is a unique combination of educational storytelling and meticulous historical research. Touted by its authors as a new kind of historical graphic "novel"—a graphic history— Abina in its entirety is a fascinating multipart text. It contains a pictorial translation of an engrossing historical account, the primary transcript of that account, and various textbook-like supplements for understanding and teaching the history behind the story.
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Focusing on such important themes as the relationship between slavery and gender in pre-colonial Akan society, of course, the th of marriage in Abina's ex. Embed Size px. Her char. The book is a microhistory that does much more than simply depict an event in the past; it uses the power of illustration to convey important themes in world history and to reveal the processes by which history is made.
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Both world history as a field and graphic novels and comic books as a genre have been maligned by conventional academic agendas. Although ultimately unsuccessful in her lawsuit, study guides, incarnating a very different kind of colonized African woman. Abina and the Important Men 2nd Edition. Built-in importznt tools include hi.