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South Asian Comic Collection: Popular Resources

This guide accompanies our South Asian comics collection as part of an initiative to develop a national specialized research resource for students, instructors, and scholars interested in these materials.


Above: From Indrajal Comics Online

ComicCon India - A Dehli-based organization that sponsors events on or about popular culture in India.

Indian Comics - A blog about Indian comics history, criticism, and cultural influence.

Indrajal Online -  A collection of digitized comics from India spanning the 1970's, 1980's, and 1990's. Popular Indian comics from assorted publishers available to read online.

Royal Existentials- An online comic that uses Mughal miniature styles to provide social commentary on life in modern-day India.

South Asian Literature Festival -  An annual literary festival generating interest and discussion about the themes and literary heritage of South Asia.

IAS's Global Comic Coloring Book - The International and Area Studies Library invites you to color in superhero's featured in our global comics collection.


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