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Before the age of photojournalism, wartime reporters illustrated scenes of violence in order to bring the reality of the front lines to their readers.
These days, photos convey these images, but visual artists still depict the tough truths about war and violence in comic books and graphic novels.
Hillary Chute, visiting professor at Harvard University. Author of "Disaster Drawn: Visual Witness, Comics, and Documentary Form."
This segment aired on February 18, 2016.