I know at least one student pursued comics during his MFA at Wyoming. I remember that he was a poet, and that that surprised me, because graphic novels felt necessarily narrative-heavy. That’s ridiculous, of course, but that was my feeling.
The other day I read this strip from Penny-Arcade and wondered about doing comics. To be sure, I do believe, like Tycho, that I “paint with words,” but I wonder too whether I could paint with other things.
I wonder which workshop our poet brought comics to. One for poets? Would it belong elsewhere? What does a script for a graphic novel look like?
Today, I “painted” this:
Possible workshop comments: What?