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Tuesday, April 6 2010

Egads! Comics! In the Library!

Comics, that great corrupter and retarding influence on youth, evoke fear in librarians -- fear of the adults, that is, not the children.


Tuesday, March 9 2010

Creator: Various

In comics not everyone can write nor draw (nor ink, color nor letter). So, there will always be 'great' works that cannot be attributed to a single talented contributor.


Tuesday, February 2 2010

A Case for Comics in College

My name is (insert name here) and I am a visual learner -- and other reasons why comics is a relevant subject for the college curriculum.


Wednesday, January 20 2010

Supervillains and Philosophy by Ben Dyer, ed.

"Does a supervillain see himself as a supervillain? Does he see his own actions as evil?"


Wednesday, December 9 2009

Forget McCloud (or Maybe Not, Baudrillard)

Scott McCloud's text does not make any concessions to doubters. It gives people permission to start from the presumption that comics are 'real' art, as well as 'real' literature.


Thursday, November 19 2009

What We Talk About When We Talk About Supergirl’s Shorts

Supergirl's summer costume change -- which included concealing shorts under her skirt as she flew about, kicking butt -- reveals a lot about our changing superheroes.


Thursday, November 12 2009

Face it, animators: Give up on your ‘realistic’ humans


Wednesday, October 21 2009

Dark Carnival Film Festival: 28 September-03 October 2009- Bloomington, IN

In its third year, the Dark Carnival Film Festival attracts filmmakers and audiences with a real love for the horror film genre.


Thursday, October 15 2009

Vengeance Of The Moon Knight #1

Series reboot storyarc 'Shock And Awe' opens with a powerful comment by writer Gregg Hurwitz distinguishing Moon Knight from the more recognizable vigilante of a competing publisher.


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Earth (Reviews) [22.Apr.09]
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Best graphic novels of 2007 (News) [2.Jan.08]
Short Documentaries on i-tunes (Sources Say) [30.Oct.07]
Reading Comics by Douglas Wolk (Reviews) [5.Aug.07]
Spectrobes (Reviews) [22.Apr.07]
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