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How do we acquire comics literacy?

Comics literacy is not intuitive. Watch Clémentine Beauvais talk about how children gradually learn to decode graphic narratives.

Clémentine Beauvais told us about the way she became an proficient reader of Franco-Belgian comics…

How did you acquire comics literacy? Tell us in the comments.

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