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Scott McCloud was born Scott McLeod on June 10, 1960 in Boston. He decided he wanted to be a comics artist in 1975. He attended and graduated from Syracuse University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in 1982. He created the light-hearted science fiction/superhero comic book series Zot! in 1984. His other print comics include Destroy!!, the graphic novel The New Adventures of Abraham Lincoln, 12 issues writing DC Comics' Superman Adventures, and the three-issue limited series Superman: Strength. He is best known as a comics theorist following the publication in 1993 of Understanding Comics, a wide-ranging exploration of the definition, history, vocabulary, and methods of the medium of comics, itself in comics form. He created a comic book that formed the press release introducing Google's web browser, Google Chrome, which was published on September 1, 2008. McCloud was the principal author of the Creator's Bill of Rights, a 1988 document with the stated aim of protecting the rights of comic book creators and help aid against the exploitation of comic artists. In 2015, he made The New York Times Best Seller List with his title The Sculptor. (Bowker Author Biography)
— biography from Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art
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Reinventing Comics 1,106 copies, 12 reviews
The Sculptor (Writer & illustrator) 665 copies, 34 reviews
The Best American Comics 2014 (Editor) 83 copies, 1 review
24 Hour Comics 81 copies, 1 review
Zot!, Book 1 77 copies, 2 reviews
Zot! Book 3 49 copies
Zot! Book 2 42 copies
Superman: Adventures of the Man of Steel (Writer & Introduction) 24 copies
Flight, Volume One (Contributor) 878 copies, 21 reviews
The New Media Reader (Contributor) 283 copies, 1 review
Will Eisner: Champion of the Graphic Novel (Contributor) 35 copies, 1 review

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