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The Plague of the Comics

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Title

The Plague of the Comics

Subject

Journal Article

Description

Author argues that comics are like a disease for young readers, coining the term 'comicitis.' Recommends antidote in the form of nurturing taste for and habit of reading classics of children's literature.

Creator

Franklyn M. Branley

Source

Elementary English Review 19.5 (May 1942)

Date

May 1942

Rights

J-Store

Format

.pdf

Type

Journal Article

Files

Plague of Comics.pdf

Citation

Franklyn M. Branley, “The Plague of the Comics,” The Innocence Project, accessed August 18, 2017, http://innocenceprojectcdh.com/items/show/684.

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