Andy Smith
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Andy Smith is probably the eighth Andy Smith you've met this week, though he likes to think of himself as possibly the most buoyant. He received a B.S. in Journalism from West Virginia University and has been a freelance writer since. [email=[email protected]][email protected][/email] / [url=]@andysmith_lol[/url] / [url=]The Andy Smith Dot Com[/url]

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Blogs // 15 Articles

Vanguard Moon: How Johnny Zito and Tony Trov Reinvented the Future of Comics | 14 Oct 2010 // 4:00 PM

In picking up the well-worn Golden Age classic Moon Girl, writing duo Johnny Zito and Tony Trov table the central debate of 21st century creativity -- an open source of intellectual property.

Pressing Issues: Wizard Press and the Trapeze of '90s Fan Culture | 24 Aug 2010 // 4:00 PM

Following the apparent reconciliation between Wizard and Frank Miller in 2005, have issues are the publication's quality of journalism finally been settled?


Who We Are: I Am An Avenger #1 | 20 Sep 2010 // 8:05 PM

Unlike other divided yet cohesive narratives like 52, I Am An Avenger has no actual impact on mainstream continuity or ongoing arcs. However, the story is not exactly a throw-away.

Avengers Academy #1 | 21 Jun 2010 // 10:36 PM

With the game of Musical Avengers well underway, will Avengers Academy make it to its adolescent years?


Conan #1: Under the Shadow of the Creators | 4 Jan 2011 // 2:46 AM

With the upcoming Conan movie, The Iconographies presents a series of posts detailing the fictive career of the famous Barbarian.

Observance of Superhero: The Road Not Considered | 4 Aug 2010 // 6:28 AM

This week, deviating slightly from the usual topic of the relationship between religion and superheroes, Observance explores superheroes and the absence of religion.

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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