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African Comics, Graphic Novels, and Cartoons: Specific Studies

A guide to researching comic art from and concerning Africa.

Deeper Research

This page lists book-length secondary materials and other sources about comics in or concerning Africa. For articles, check the Databases" box on the "Getting Started" tab.

We also own a wide variety of primary sources like comic books, cartoon collections, and graphic novels. Try NUsearch for comics anthologies and titles by specific cartoonists.

On Comics in Specific Countries and Regions

Online Resources:

Useful Websites

South African Comic Books: From the Golden Age to present, recording the history of Comic Book publishing and collecting in South Africa.