Articles By Brigid Alverson
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Wed, September 18th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Gilbert Hernandez wins PEN Center USA award as D+Q announces "Bumperhead"! More from SPX! Cartoonists respond to Naval Yard shootings! Interviews with Mike Carey and Peter Gross, Karl Kerschl and Ales Kot! Plus more!
Tue, September 17th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Ignatz Awards ceremony celebrates women cartoonists with all-female presenters! Interviews with Stan Lee, Warren Craghead, Ali Ferzat,and Colleen Lynne Cox! SPX from two perspectives! Plus more!
Mon, September 16th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Success of inaugural Salt Lake Comic Con fuels another push for mega-hotel! Interviews with Art Spiegelman, Stan Lee, Kelly Sue DeConnick, Chris Duffy and Charles Forsman! Plus more!
Fri, September 13th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Montreal Comiccon expects more than 50,000 attendees this weekend! Interviews with Jim Steranko, Alan Moore and Sarah Horrocks! Brian Michael Bendis teaching at University of Oregon! Plus more!
Thu, September 12th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Z2 Comics to reprint Pope's "Escapo" and Haspiel's "Fear My Dear"! "Jeff Cobb" cartoonist Pete Hoffmann passes away. Brooklyn Book Festival's expanding comics presence! Plus much more!
Wed, September 11th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Fourth annual Cincinnati Comic Expo kicks off Friday! Geoff Johns talks "Forever Evil" and Lex Luthor! Fred Van Lente on "Brain Boy"! Braden Lamb and Shelli Paroline on "Adventure Time"! Plus much more!
Tue, September 10th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Marvel's "Infinity" #1 hits million-dollar threshold! A look at India's indie-comics scene! Interviews with Joe Hill, Ethan van Sciver, Paolo Rivera and Clay Mann! Getting an early start on the best of the year! Plus more!
Mon, September 9th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
In a real-life superhero crossover, two men dressed as Batman and Captain America rescued a cat from a house fire in Milton, West Virginia, on Saturday. ROBOT 6 has more details.
Mon, September 9th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Direct market sales drop in August compared to 2012! Inaugural Salt Lake Comic Con attracts more than 50,000! Viz Media executive addresses sharp increase in digital manga prices! Plus much more!
Sun, September 8th, 2013 | Category: Digital Comics
ROBOT 6's Brigid Alverson talks to cartoonist Ryan Sohmer about using Kickstarter to fund his thrice-weekly webcomic about the comics industry -- and why he had no other options.
Fri, September 6th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Garry Trudeau pushes return of daily "Doonesbury" strip to November! Spotlight on Archie's Nancy Silberkleit as she runs for mayor! An interview with Mary and Bryan Talbot! Plus more!
Thu, September 5th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
No Marvel titles, and only classic DC books, crack BookScan's Top 20 for August! Behind the scenes of DC's 3D covers! Interviews with Jules Feiffer, Gene Luen Yang and Chuck Ayers! Plus more!
Wed, September 4th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Word surfaces of Fantagraphics' Don Rosa Library series! Interviews with Mort Walker and Ellen Forney! J.W. Rinzler on "The Star Wars"! "Geek therapists" use comics and superheroes in their practice! Plus more!
Tue, September 3rd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
"Beetle Bailey" creator Mort Walker celebrates 90 years! Skeletor invades the DC Universe! Interviews with Gene Luen Yang, Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky, and David Gaider! Rick Parker is selling his art collection!
Fri, August 30th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Salt Lake Comic Con anticipates big numbers for inaugural event! Intervention co-founder talks about Washington, DC-area convention! Grant Morrison on Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman and more!
Thu, August 29th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
IDW's "My Little Pony," "Transformers" and "Star Trek" get motion-book treatment! Cartoonist Jack Matsuoka passes away. Jack Kirby "beginner's guide" and myths! Bil Keane statue to be dedicated Nov. 8! Plus more!
Wed, August 28th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Disney can move ahead with 58-acre TV and film studio near Santa Clarita, California! Geoff Johns and Jeff Lemire talk "Trinity War"! More on the Marvel Unlimited expansion! Plus much more!
Tue, August 27th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Bookstore shortages, massive reprint orders in wake of "Barefoot Gen" controversy in Japan! Marvel Unlimited app gets an update! "Zita the Spacegirl" and strong female characters! Plus much more!
Mon, August 26th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
Stephen Collins' "The Gigantic Beard That Was Evil" wins inaugural 9th Art Award! Japan takes notice of Raina Telgemeier's "Barefoot Gen" comic! Licensing news from Japan Expo! Plus much more!
Fri, August 23rd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books
More than 582,000 flock to Taipei Comics Exhibition! The cost of conventions to publishers! That Bronze Age collection may be worth less than you thought! Staten Island's "more female-friendly" shop! Plus more!