Brigid Alverson

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Iranian Cartoonist Arrested After Posting Paris-Themed Cartoon

Tue, November 17th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

The arrest of cartoonist Hadi Heidari comes in the midst of what seems to be a crackdown on journalists in Iran.

EXCLUSIVE: New Publisher Stela Designs Original Comics for Small Screens

Mon, November 16th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books, Digital Comics

There's no swiping left on Stela, a new digital comics platform debuting in early 2016 with exclusive work from Brian Wood, Andrea Mutti and more.

British Comic Awards Announces 2015 Winners

Sat, November 14th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Tim Bird's "Grey Area: From the City to the Sea" and Rob Davis' "The Motherless Oven" are among the winners of the 2015 British Comic Awards.

Comics A.M. - "Sandman: Overture" is Amazon's Best Comic of 2015

Thu, November 12th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Amazon's editors name best comics and graphic novels of the year! Ben Towle talks "Oyster War"! War-themed manga regains popularity in Japan! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - SDCC Preregistration Badge Sale Arrives Saturday

Wed, November 11th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

The Comic-Con countdown begins! Malaysian high court orders return of Zunar's books! "Naruto's" Masashi Kishimoto on the future of manga! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Oni to Re-Release Sophie Campbell's "Wet Moon"

Tue, November 10th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

New edition to feature artist's correct name, new cover! Putting the "comic" in comic book! David Michelinie talks "Demon in a Bottle," "Emperor Doom"! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Malaysian Cartoonist Challenges Nation's Sedition Act

Mon, November 9th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Zunar challenges Malaysian law! King Features Syndicate marks 100 years! It wasn't easy being a cartoonist for "Playboy"! Michael Cho discusses his Marvel variants!

Comics A.M. - "The Walking Dead" Leads October Bookstore Sales

Fri, November 6th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Image dominates October bookstore sales chart! Boise, Idaho's Tree City Comic Con won't return to for a second year! Dean Haspiel talks "Beef With Tomato"!

Comics A.M. - Sydney, Australia's Oldest Comic Store is Closing

Thu, November 5th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Comic Kingdom to close after three decades! Rep. John Lewis, "superhero"! Amnesty International calls for charges to be dropped against cartoonist!

Comics A.M. - Superman Rights Fight Returns to Ninth Circuit

Wed, November 4th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

No, the fight for Superman isn't quite finished! Mark Waid on his adopted home of Muncie, Indiana! Interviews with Jonathan Case and Kate Beaton! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Amazon Opens Its First Physical Bookstore

Tue, November 3rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Amazon Books opens today in Seattle! Why so many indie cartoonist are getting jobs in animation! Fábio Moon and Gabriel Bá talk "Two Brothers"! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Two "Banned" Judge Dredd Strips to See Print Again

Mon, November 2nd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Decades-old Dredd parody will see light of day without legal threat! Best-of-the-year season kicks off! Michael Dougherty talks "Trick 'r Treat: Days of the Dead"!

Comics A.M. - Reward Offered For Return of Stolen Vintage Comics

Fri, October 30th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Vintage collection disappeared from driveway! A look at the Lucca Comics and Games Festival! Ian McGinty talks "Welcome to Showside"! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Settlement May Loom in "Comic Con" Dispute

Thu, October 29th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Comic-Con International and Salt Lake Comic Con to meet with judge! Matthew Inman trolls Huffington Post! A short history of Milestone Media! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Trial Begins in 2014 ZombieWalk Crash

Wed, October 28th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

New video of crash revealed during trial! All of the "Halloween ComicsFest" comics, reviewed! A reflection of the nuclear age in comics! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Cosplayers Run Afoul of UK Gun Laws at MCM Comic Con

Tue, October 27th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Some cosplayers had to hand in their fake guns! Observer/Jonathan Cape/Comica contest winners announced! Nakaba Suzuki talks "The Seven Deadly Sins"!

Comics A.M. - Emily Carroll's "Through the Woods" Wins British Fantasy Award

Mon, October 26th, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

"Through the Woods" earns another accolade! A look at the changed state of "Charlie Hebdo"! Garry Trudeau marks "Doonesbury's" 45th birthday! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Malaysian Cartoonist Claims Facebook Blocked Cartoon

Fri, October 23rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Zunar accuses Facebook of blocking content! Gene Luen Yang talks "Secret Coders"! Dan Parent test-drives new Microsoft Surface products! Tangled continuity! More!

Joe Shuster Awards Announces 2015 Winners

Fri, October 23rd, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Adrian Alphona, Darwyn Cooke, Bryan Lee O'Malley and Mariko Tamaki were among the winners of the awards honoring Canadian creators.

Comics A.M. - BOOM! Studios Explains Production Cutbacks

Wed, October 21st, 2015 | Category: Comic Books

Why BOOM! plans to reduce the number of titles it releases! Interviews with Masashi Kishimoto and Adrian Tomine! The evolution of Diamond's "Previews" catalog!