Brigid Alverson

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Comics A.M. - ReedPOP Partners With Australia's Oz Comic-Con

Mon, February 10th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Organizer of NYCC and C2E2 joins forces with Oz Comic-Con! Remembering Morrie Turner. On shifting "Watson and Holmes" from monthly issues to digital! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Protest of SodaStream's Angouleme Sponsorship Grows

Fri, February 7th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

More creators join protest against soft-drink company's sponsorship! Interviews with J.G. Jones, John Layman, Michael DeForge and Alisa Harris! A look at "Ultimo"!

Comics A.M. - PETA Comic, Graphic Flyer Outrages Grade School Parents

Thu, February 6th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

A PETA comic containing pamphlets featuring graphic images distributed to grade school children outrages parents! Amazon graphic novel cracks BookScan's top 20!

Comics A.M. - Al Plastino's Superman Art Arrives at JFK Library

Wed, February 5th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Five decades later, Al Plastino's Superman pages finally reach Kennedy library! Ecuadorian newspaper fined for cartoon! Waid and Haspiel! Robinson! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Artists Rally in Support of Jailed Tunisian Cartoonists

Tue, February 4th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Supporters launch “100 Cartoons for Jabeur” campaign! Andrews McMeel to publish "Reading With Pictures"! Interviews with Fraction, Gibson and Edmondson! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - ComiXology App Adds Wish List, More

Tue, January 28th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

ComiXology Comics iOS app adds Wishlist, Manga Fixed Format! Evolution of digital comics in libraries! An assessment of Wizard World Portland Comic Con! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - American Library Association Honors "March," "Relish" and More

Mon, January 27th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"March" and "Relish" among American Library Association youth media award winners! Interviews with Kelly Sue DeConnick, Jamar Nicholas and Rich Tommaso!

Comics A.M. - Lilli Carre Awarded Thurber House Residency

Fri, January 24th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Lilli Carre to spend three-week residency at Thurber House! Interviews with Jean-Michel Rochette, Douglas Wolk and Darryl DMC McDaniels! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - British Library to Stage Largest Exhibit of UK Comics

Thu, January 23rd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

“Comics Unmasked" debuts in May at British Library! Moore, Watterson and Otomo shortlisted for Angouleme's Grand Prix! Most-anticipated GNs of 2014! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Small Press Expo Table Lottery Begins Friday

Wed, January 22nd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

SPX introduces new exhibitor registration process! Don't count out Ape Entertainment just yet! Interviews with Joshua Dysart, Dave Gibbons, Ryan North and more!

Comics A.M. - Animator and Blogger Michael Sporn Passes Away

Tue, January 21st, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Oscar nominee Michael Sporn dies at age 67. Crunching GN numbers from New York Times bestseller lists! Interviews with Snyder, Van Lente and Carey and Gross!

Comics A.M. - Author's Crusade to Get Bill Finger Credit

Mon, January 20th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Marc Tyler Nobleman's effort to get wider recognition for Batman's co-creator! Tulsa cartoonist Larry Pendleton passes away. Interviews with Burnham, Marz and Venditti!

Comics A.M. - This Weekend, It's the Black Comic Book Festival

Fri, January 17th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Second annual Black Comic Book Festival kicks off today! Interviews with Ed Brubaker, Rick Remender, Joshua Hale Fialkov and MariNaomi! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Cartoonist Summoned After Offending Ecuador's President

Thu, January 16th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Ecuador's new media regulator brings case against cartoonist Xavier Bonilla! A look back at attempts to remove comics from schools and libraries! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Steinberger on comiXology's Growth, What's Next

Wed, January 15th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Is curation coming to comiXology? Comics trends from 2013, and what to expect in 2014! "Superhobo" helps German homeless! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Taipei Festival Expected to Draw More Than 330,000

Mon, January 13th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Second Taipei comics and animation expo expected to draw even bigger crowds than first! Race and superhero comics! Chris Claremont talks "Marada the She-Wolf"!

Comics A.M. - Police Auction Off Criminal's Comics on eBay

Fri, January 10th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

U.K. police seize criminal's collection, sell it online! Avatar returns to Diamond Book Distributors! Liam Sharp talks Madefire! Ten great zombie manga! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Georgia Man Reports Theft of 30,000 Comics

Thu, January 9th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Nearly 30,000 comics missing from storage building! Marvel's Dan Buckley talks variants and Marvel NOW!, Interviews with Gilbert Hernandez and Greg Pak! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Case of Sherlock Holmes Rights Isn't Over Just Yet

Wed, January 8th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Conan Doyle estate considers appeal, points to trademarks! How Marvel coordinates print and film strategies! "The Clone Wars" heading to comics! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Image Has Impressive December in Bookstores

Tue, January 7th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Image lands nine titles in BookScan's Top 20 for December! "Jihad Jane" sentenced to 10 years for role in plot to kill cartoonist! "Speed Racer" rights revert to Tatsunoko!