Larson, Gary. The FarSide® Gallery. Kansas City: Andrews McMeel Publishing, 1984. Print.
FarSide is a single still frame comic that handles surreal situations and relies frequently on both visual and verbal cues to portray the point of the comic. Because of its non-reliance on a set cast of characters, Larson is free to imagine a new world within each day’s strip that covers a wide variety of topics, situations, and events.
Visual and Textual Style: gray tone, anthropomorphic, surreal
Potential readers/appeal factors: somewhat morbid sense of humor, non-sequential so previous knowledge of characters is not necessary, twisted, simple jokes
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