Cognitive Comics

A Constructivist Approach to Sequential Art - Research Fellowship Grant from State University of New York at Buffalo. Fellowship recipient and author, Donald Jackson.

ETHERIAL, DREAM KNIGHT                      

 

Etherial is trapped between the realm of the Living and the Dead, he lives in the collective unconscious among humanity's ancient archetypes. Shackled to a mystical ball and chain that holds his spirit guide, he must work off his bad karma by fighting the dream demons of those who have lost all hope.

 

Title: What You are Fighting For.

Written and illustrated by Donald Jackson

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SNAP DRAGON

 

Snap Dragon is a Dakini, a female embodiment of enlightened energy. A double headed dragon resides insider her mystical cape to help her protect sinners and saints alike. Spreading compassionate wisdom through her skillful means, she is a master of space and time.

In this episode, she challenges the perception of time while stopping gang violence.

Title:  Snap Dragon Challenges the Perception of Time.

 

Written and Illustrated by Donald Jackson

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CAPTAIN GESTALT

 

Little is known about Captain Gestalt, he resides in between the panels and pages of Sequential Art. He appears from nowhere and returns to the realm of the unknown.  His mission: to show us that the whole is different from the sum of its parts. He is mute, but actions speak louder than words!

In this episode, Captain Gestalt frames the definition of art in a new way.

 

Title: Captain Gestalt Re-frames Art.

 

Written and Illustrated by Donald Jackson

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NAZZIRE'S WALL


 

Nazzire is skipping school when he discovers a fantastic wall. He climbs the wall to discover that he is walking a dangerous line between good and evil. When evil overtakes him, who will come to his aid and how will he take matters into his own hands?

 

Title: Nazzire's Wall

 

Written and Illustrated by Donald Jackson

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'Flash' Lightning and Friends - Visit our Sister Site Golden Comics and play JUNIOR DETECTIVE WORD GAMES. 

 

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Golden Age comics classic 'Flash' Lightning. Golden Comics is a "Retro Revival Revolution" breathing new life into Golden Age Super Heroes from the 1930's and 40's. Our sister site, Golden Comics is dedicated to preserving the unique American heritage of classic super hero comics and brings a new twist with Junior Detective word games to promote reading comprehension. Enjoy!

*'Flash' Lightning is a PUBLIC DOMAIN character free of copyright.

COGNITIVE COMICS ALL-STAR ADVENTURES starring GREEN LAMA, ATOMAN, SWIFT ARROW AND 'FLASH' LIGHTNING.

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*Green Lama, Atoman, Swift Arrow and 'Flash' Lightning is a PUBLIC DOMAIN character free of copyright. 

ORACLE OF THE PYRAMIDS - 'NIGHT OF THE MUMMY KING' starring ATOMAN! 

 

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Golden Age comics classic ATOMAN goes to the Buffalo Museum of Science to battle an ancient mummy in this episode. Golden Comics is a "Retro Revival Revolution" breathing new life into Golden Age Super Heroes from the 1930's and 40's. Our sister site, Golden Comics is dedicated to preserving the unique American heritage of classic super hero comics and brings a new twist with Junior Detective word games to promote reading comprehension. Enjoy! 

*ATOMAN is a PUBLIC DOMAIN character free of copyright.