Brigid Alverson

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Articles By Brigid Alverson

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Comics A.M. - "Kuroko's Basketball" Creator Breaks Silence on Threats

Mon, December 30th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Tadatoshi Fujimaki speaks following arrest of threat suspect! Jerry Fine, who introduced Joe Shuster to Jerry Siegel, passes away. Colleen Doran! Jeff Lemire! Plus more!

A Writer Writes! But It’s Not Quite That Easy...

Sat, December 28th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Spurred by some pointed writing advice from Brian Michael Bendis, ROBOT 6’s Brigid Alverson offers six tips of her own.

Comics A.M. - Judges Rules Sherlock Holmes Is In Public Domain

Fri, December 27th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

U.S. judge finds all pre-1923 Sherlock Holmes stories have lapsed into public domain! Interviews with Vaughan and Staples, Zdarsky, and Graham! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - U.K. Political Cartoonist Leon Kuhn Passes Away

Tue, December 24th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Anti-war cartoonist Leon Kuhn dies under train. Hickman and Brevoort talk "Avengers" #24.NOW! A look at Viz Media's 2014 announcements! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Movies, Merchandise and Mumbai Comic Con

Mon, December 23rd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

One perspective on Mumbai Film and Comic Convention! ComiXology offering French-language comics from Delcourt! Plus much more!

On Sexual Harassment and Bad Behavior in General

Sat, December 21st, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

ROBOT 6's Brigid Alverson examines the controversial subjects of sexual harassment and professional conduct in comics and in life.

Comics A.M. - Linework NW Comics Festival Set For Portland

Fri, December 20th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

As Stumptown Comics Fest exits, Linework NW enters! The New York Times on Snyder and "Batman"! Gaiman visits "Grains of Sand: 25 Years of 'The Sandman'”!

Comics A.M. - Comiket Stretching Limits of Tokyo Big Sight

Thu, December 19th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Japan's twice-yearly event is outgrowing massive convention center! Cartoonist recounts being sexually harassed on panel. Interviews with Paul Pope and Jeff Smith!

Comics A.M. - Details Emerge About "Kuroko's Basketball" Threats Suspect

Wed, December 18th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Suspect allegedly carried 20 threat letters when he was arrested! More on graphic novels vs. serialized comics! Interviews with Paul Pope and Jeff Parker! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Direct Market Sales Grew 9.33% in November

Tue, December 17th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Combined comic and graphic novel sales up 9.33% over November 2012! Interviews with Art Spiegelman, Amand Conner and Jimmy Palmiotti, and Gail Simone! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Former Archie Comics Artist Janice Valleau Dies

Mon, December 16th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Toni Gayle artist Janice Valleau dies at age 90. Indian cartoonist accuses Twitter of removing two political cartoons! James Sturm! Gilbert Hernandez! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Webcomics And Proper Credit In The Viral Age

Fri, December 13th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

The downside of webcomics going viral! Comix Experience owner Brian Hibbs expands with second store! "Krazy Kat" and race! Darick Robertson! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Why "One Piece" Is World's Most Popular Manga

Thu, December 12th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

A look at the worldwide popularity of "Once Piece"! Which conventions make the most money for creators? Serialized comics vs. original graphic novels! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Rutu Modan & Yirmi Pinkus Launch Noah's Library

Wed, December 11th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Rutu Modan and Yirmi Pinkus found publishing house for children's graphic novels! Interviews with Jaime Hernandez and Scott Snyder! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - What the Growth of Tablets Means For Comics

Tue, December 10th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Tablets, comiXology and the digital comics boom! Shigeru Mizuki, the world's oldest working comic artist? Ellis launches Orbital Operations! Remender talks "Deadly Class"!

Comics A.M. - "Walking Dead" Reclaims Top Spot in Bookstores

Mon, December 9th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

"The Walking Dead" claims five places on November's BookScan chart! Ten gifts not to buy a comics fan! Interviews with John Romita Jr. and Sholly Fisch!

Comics A.M. - Rare Comic Goes On Display At Ohio Store

Fri, December 6th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Shop to showcase first comic book to contain a single full-length story! Interviews with Bill Watterson, Mark Millar and John Porcellino! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - "The Dandy" Artist Charles Grigg Passes Away

Thu, December 5th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Longtime Korky the Cat artist dies at age 97. ComicsPRO announces annual meeting! Interviews with Art Spiegelman, Ed Piskor and Tim Gibson! Plus more!

Elder on "Scribblenauts Unmasked: A Crisis of Imagination"

Wed, December 4th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Writer Josh Elder brings Max, Lilly, and the DCU together in a new digital-first series based on the video game "Scribblenauts Unmasked."

Comics A.M. - "Asterix" Family Feud Continues With Uderzo Lawsuit

Wed, December 4th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Albert Uderzo accuses daughter of "psychological violence"! Archie's Nancy Silberkleit responds to employees' lawsuit! "Gundam" creator slams "Attack on Titan"!