Strip Panel Naked: Hiding Subtext in Plain Sight

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Sex Criminals is formally playful in a lot of different ways, but they all tend to revolve around the same concept, which is to be upfront about the nature of the scene, and give the reader the subtext of the moment honestly, and directly. But it’s undercut with humor, and clever and funny formal tricks, to hide the fact it’s being so honest about what it’s doing. Using a couple of examples, I look at how it does this.

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