Reading Pictures Is A Skill In Its Own Right - Slap Happy Larry
Any sort of close reading of a picture book turns the reader into a semiotician, points out Perry Nodelman in his essay Decoding The Images: How Picturebooks Work. I have been literate in the former sense since I was 6. As for the latter, I still struggle. Hit me with subtitles, for example, and I … Continue reading "Reading Pictures Is A Skill In Its Own Right"
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