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Gene Kannenberg, Jr.
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Comics Alternative Podcast: Brian Cremins Interview
Click here to listen, and for show notes! I'm back on a very special (for me, at least) episode of The Comics Alternative ! This week I join regular co-hosts Derek Royal and Andy Kunka for an interview with Brian Cremins , Harper College professor of Englis...

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Comics Alternative Podcast #215: Fourth Annual Thanksgiving Show
Click here to listen, and for show notes ! This is a super-sized episode of The Comics Alternative ! This week I join regular co-hosts Derek Royal and Andy Kunka , along with other co-hosts Edward Gauvin , Sean Kleefeld , Gwen Athene Tarbox , and Andy Wolve...

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Comics Alternative Podcast: A Roundtable Discussion on Political Comics
Click here to listen, and for show notes! I'm back to co-host another episode of The Comics Alternative ! This week, Derek Royal and I host a roundtable discussion on political comics and cartoons, just in time for tomorrow's Presidential election. Our gues...

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Comics Alternative Podcast #196: The Stranger, Snot Girl #1, and Frontier #12
Click here to listen, and for show notes! It's been too long, but I'm finally back co-hosting another episode of The Comics Alternative ! This week, Derek Royal and I review Jacques Ferrandez ' adaptation of Albert Camus ' The Stranger  (Pegasus Books);  is...

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CFP: Disability and Superheroes / essay collection (June 30)
Call for Papers Disability and Superheroes essay collection We invite abstracts for essays to be published in a collection showcasing new work on the representation and conceptualization of disability in superhero comics. We encourage examinations of mainst...

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Comics Alternative Interview: Evan Dorkin, Part 2
Click here to listen, and for show notes! It seems like just yesterday that I posted about a new Comics Alternative  podcast, yet here we go again, with Derek Royal and myself presenting the second part of our epic, two-part interview with cartoonist Evan D...

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Comics Alternative Interview: Evan Dorkin, Part 1
Click here to listen, and for show notes! Today on The Comics Alternative , Derek Royal and I present the first part of our epic, two-part interview with cartoonist Evan Dorkin . We reviewed his recent collection The Eltingville Club just a couple of weeks ...

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March 2: My Will Eisner Week Lecture at Northwestern University Library
Will Eisner Week , celebrated the week of March 6 each year, promotes graphic novels, literacy, free speech awareness, and the legacy of legendary cartoonist Will Eisner . I'm happy to be participating this year by giving a talk at Northwestern University L...

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Comics Alternative Podcast #175: The Eltingville Club, Cry Havoc #1, The Dark & Bloody #1
Click here to listen, and for show notes! Today on The Comics Alternative , Derek Royal and I review The Eltingville Club , which collects all of Evan Dorkin 's cringingly hilarious stories of a group of comics/sf/horror/fantasy/RPG teen creeps; Cry Havoc #...

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CFP: Comics & Graphic Narrative Cirlce (ALA) May 26-29
Call for Papers Comics & Graphic Narrative Circle American Literature Association 27 th Annual Conference: May 26-29, 2016 Hyatt Regency San
Francisco 5 Embarcadero, San
Francisco, CA The Comics & Graphic Narrative Circle welcomes abstracts
for presentation...
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