INSTRUCTOR PROFILE

  Jon Najarian
   
  JON NAJARIAN is an Assistant Professor in the English Department, Boston University. In his research and teaching he concentrates on the intersection of modernist literature, visual art, comics, and philosophy. Jon shows how the comic form can be traced not just to the emergence of newspaper comics but also how modernist writers from Gertrude Stein, Virginia Woolf, and James Joyce to visual artists like Rockwell Kent and Lynd Ward used developments in print technology to challenge the norms and conventions of their own medium by reaching outside it
   
  Will be teaching:
    The Graphic Novel