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Neil Gaiman: Literaturhinweise

Hier finden Sie ausgewählte Sekundärliteratur zu Neil Gaiman:

BENDER, Hy (1999). The Sandman Companion. New York: Vertigo Books. ISBN: 1-56389-465-3 (Hardcover); 1-56389-644-3 (Softcover).

Inhaltsverzeichnis: (I) Part One: Overview. (1) Getting Started with Sandman. (2) A Dream Is Born. - (II) Part Two: The Sandman Collections. (3) Preludes & Nocturnes. (3) The Doll's House. (5) Dream Country. (6) Season of Mists. (7) A Game of You. (8) Fables and Reflections. (9) Brief Lives. (10) World's End. (11) The Kindly Ones. (12) The Wake. - (III) Part Three: Backstory. (13) Secret Origins. (14) Music, Poetry, and Patterns. (15) Struggles and Triumphs. - Appendixes. (A) Sandman Credits. (B) Additional Sandman Tales. (C) For More Information.

LANCASTER, Kurt (2000). Neil Gaiman's A Midsummer Night's Dream: Shakespeare Integrated into Popular Culture. In: Journal of American and Comparative Cultures, Vol. 23, Issue 3 (Fall 2000), 69-77. [PDF-Datei]

NIEDERHAUSEN, Michael (1999). Signifying in Comic Books: Neil Gaiman's The Sandman. Cincinnati, OH: Xavier University. [Online auf der "The Dreaming"-Fansite]

RAUCH, Stephen (2003). Neil Gaiman's The Sandman and Joseph Campbell: In Search of the Modern Myth. Wildside Press.

SCHWEITZER, Darrell (Hg.) (2007). The Neil Gaiman Reader. Wildside Press. ISBN: 978-0-8095-5625-0 (Hardcover); 978-0-8095-5637-3 (Paperback).

WAGNER, Hank; GOLDEN, Christopher & BISSETTE, Stephen R. (2008). Prince of Stories. The Many Worlds of Neil Gaiman. New York: St. Martin's Press. ISBN-13: 978-0-312-38765-5 (Hardcover), 978-0-312-37372-6 (Trade Paperback). ISBN-10: 0-312-38765-2 (Hadcover), 0-312-37372-4 (Trade Paperback).

Inhaltsverzeichnis: (1) The Early Years. (2) The Sandman. (3) The Graphic Novels. (4) The Comics. (5) The Novels. (6) The Children's Books. (7) The Short Stories. (8) The Poems and Songs. (9) The Scripts. (10) The Oddities. (11) The World of Neil Gaiman. (12) The Appendices.

Klappentext: "Over the past twenty years, Neil Gaiman has developed into the premier fantasist of his generation, achieving that rarest of combinations - unrivaled critical respect and extraordinary commercial success. From the landmark comic book series The Sandman to novels such as the New York Times bestselling American Gods and Anansi Boys, from children's literature like Coraline to screenplays for such films as Beowulf, Gaiman's work has garnered him an enthusiastic and fiercely loyal global following. To comic book fans, he is Zeus in the pantheon of creative gods, having changed that industry forever. For discerning readers, he bridges the vast gap that tradionally divides lovers of 'literary' and 'genre' fiction. Gaiman is truly a popculture phenomenon, an artist with a magic touch whose work has won almost universal acclaim. / Now, for the first time ever, Prince of Stories chronicles the history and impact of the complete works of Neil Gaiman in film, fiction, music, comic books, and beyond. Containing hours of exclusive interviews with Gaiman and conversations with his collaborators, as well as wonderful nuggets of his work - such as the beginning of an unpublished novel, a rare comic and a never-before-published essay - this is a treasure trove of all things Gaiman. In addition to providing in-depth information and commentary on Gaiman's myriad works, Prince of Stories includes rare photographs, book covers, artwork, and related trivia and minutiae. It is both an insightful introduction to his work and a true must-have for his ever-growing legion of fans."