We have been growing our French (and other foreign language) graphic novels and comics! Check out the following section in the stacks for these titles, which are both historical and literary in nature: PN6700-6790=Comic books, strips, etc..
Produced by the Modern Language Association, this database indexes critical scholarship on literature, language, linguistics, and folklore. Coverage includes journals, series, monographs, dissertations, bibliographies, proceedings, and other material
Publisher description: Indexes more than 300,000 articles from 300 of the world's foremost academic and popular film journals, dating from 1972 onward. The database also incorporates the International Index to TV Periodicals; Treasures from the Film Archives, which identifies silent film holdings in archives around the world, and the International Directory of Film/TV Documentation Collections.
A bibliographic database that cites articles from English-language periodicals. Periodical coverage includes some of the best-known scholarly journals and numerous lesser-known but important specialized magazines.
Use DiscoverE to check Emory's holdings.
PN6745-6790 French comic books, graphic novels
PQ1-3999 French literature
PQ1-771 History and criticism
PQ1600-2726 Modern literature
PQ1600-1709 16th century
PQ1710-1935 17th century
PQ1947-2147 18th century
PQ2149-2551 19th century
PQ3800-3999 Provincial, local, colonial, etc.
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Literature Resource Center
A full-text literature reference database rich in biographical, bibliographical, and critical content. Search by author, title, literary theme, and literary movement or time period, among other methods. Search for French literary movements: French Romanticism, French Realism, French Neoclassicism, Surrealism, and more. Search for specific authors: Jean Racine, Molière, Guy de Maupassant, Victor Hugo, etc. Search for specific works: Le Tartuffe, Madame Bovary, or Les Miserables.
Browse publications that focus on French literature by doing an Advanced Search, leaving all the fields blank, and clicking on the "Browse" link near the "Search by Publication Title" box. Some of the titles you can browse include: Sixteenth-Century French Writers; French Dramatists, 1789-1914; Seventeenth-Century French Writers; Nineteenth Century French Fiction Writers: Romanticism and Realism, 1800-1860; Nineteenth Century French Fiction Writers: Naturalism and Beyond, 1860-1900; Nineteenth-Century French Studies; French Novelists, 1900-1930; French Novelists, 1930-1960; and French Novelists since 1960. Full-text
LITAF: Littérature Africaine Francophone (free online Web resource)
Bibliographic database of Sub-Saharan literature in French. More than 6,500 references for a broad spectrum of writing, including: novels, short stories, poetry, drama, essays, biographies, memoirs, as well as translations of works into African and other European languages. Also includes references for anthologies of myths and legends, children's literature and comics. The database may be searched and browsed in a number of ways, including by: author, author's country of origin, genre, the country that is the focus of the text, publisher, and so on. Citations only. In French!