Brigid Alverson

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Comics A.M. - Comic-Con Doesn't Rule Out Staying in San Diego

Fri, August 29th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Convention center expansion isn't only factor in organizers' decision! Interviews with Darryl “DMC” McDaniels and Ales Kot! Lynda Barry speaks at Willlamette University!

Comics A.M. - "Kuroko's Basketball" Manga Comes to an End

Thu, August 28th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Manga's final chapter to appear in Sept. 1 issue of "Shonen Jump"! David Henrie and Caleb Monroe talk "Cloaks"! Ruben Bolling's advice for comic strip creators!

Comics A.M. - A Look at the Diversity of the Batman Family

Wed, August 27th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

The diverse characters of Gotham! Waid on "Everstar" and supporting comics for young readers! Davis talks "How to Be Happy"! Dalrymple on "The Wrenchies"!

Comics A.M. - Mimi Pond Wins PEN Center USA Literary Award

Tue, August 26th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

"Over Easy" recognized by PEN Center USA! Dark Horse expands slate of children's titles! Jules Feiffer talks "Kill My Mother"! Antony Johnston on "The Fuse"! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - At Dubai Con, Women Artists Outnumbered Men

Mon, August 25th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

A look inside Middle East Comic Con! Profiles of Jules Feiffer and Ed Piskor! The worst parents in comics! Plus much more!

Comics A.M. - Chinese Cartoonist Fears Returning Home

Fri, August 22nd, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Wang Liming had been called "traitor" online! "Outlander" author Diana Gabaldon talks comics! Interviews with Charles Burns, David Aja and Elena Casagrande!

Comics A.M. - Police Seek More Video of ZombieWalk Crash

Thu, August 21st, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

San Diego police ask for help in investigation! Man sentenced for sending "Kuroko’s Basketball" threat letters! "Candorville" pays tribute to Robin Williams!

Comics A.M. - Egyptian Cartoonist Mostafa Hussein Passes Away

Wed, August 20th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Controversial cartoonist was 79. For the first time, women win the Award for Courage in Editorial Cartooning! Oeming and Soma talk "Sinergy"! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Man Accused in Tokyo Store Theft Turns Himself in

Tue, August 19th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Mandarake had threatened to release his photo! Archie's Alex Segura talks Dark Circle! Israel Idonije strikes deal for NFL players to appear in his comics! Plus more

Comics A.M. - Customers Rally Around Store After Burglary

Mon, August 18th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Merchandise, art donated to help U.K. retailer! Frank Miller profiled! Interviews with Bryan Lee O'Malley, Peter Tomasi, and Michael Stock and Sina Grace! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - Does SDCC Have a Case Against Salt Lake Comic Con?

Fri, August 15th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Utah attorney dissects SDCC's trademark arguments! Interviews with Ed Brubaker, Ed Piskor, Tula Lotay and David Ury! Hilary Price visits Mort Walker's studio!

SDCC: LGBT Comics for Young Readers, From Lumberjanes to Magical Boys

Fri, August 15th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

A new wave of LGBT creators are making the comics they wished they had when they were younger.

Comics A.M. - Square Enix Halts "Hi Score Girl" Amid Copyright Claims

Thu, August 14th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

SNK Playmore says manga violates its copyrights! Interviews with Gail Simone and Ethan Van Sciver, Sonny Liew, and Wendy and Richard Pini! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - The Digital Landscape After the Amazon-comiXology Deal

Wed, August 13th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

A look at the state of the digital comics market! Interviews with Walt Simonson, Jeff Lemire and Chris Ware! FutureDude CEO on his company's transmedia plans!

Comics A.M. - Disney Layoffs Hit DisneyToon Studios

Tue, August 12th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Disney cuts as many as 17 positions in animated direct-to-video division! Editorial cartoonist Dan Lynch dies. Nate Powell and Andrew Aydin talk "March Book Two"!

Comics A.M. - Driver in ZombieWalk Accident Offers His Side

Mon, August 11th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Driver "felt awful" about hitting passerby! How some comics publishers lure bestselling novelists! A look has cosplayer harassment! Plus more!

Comics A.M. - O'Malley's "Seconds" Has Strong Bookstore Debut

Fri, August 8th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Both editions of Bryan Lee O'Malley's graphic novel land on July bookstore chart! Direct market retailers remain upbeat! A look back at first "TMNT' comics!

SDCC: Walking the Line Between Mainstream & Alternative

Thu, August 7th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Nick Abadzis, Frank Cammuso, Kazu Kibuishi & Cecil Castelluci discuss whether their comics are "mainstream" or "alternative" -- and what each term means.

SDCC: Comics Entrepreneurs Talk Risk and Reward

Thu, August 7th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Four comics entrepreneurs discussed why they chose to strike out on their own rather than work for another publisher, with practical advice for would-be CEOs.

Comics A.M. - "Hi Score Girl" Recalled Amid Copyright Allegations

Thu, August 7th, 2014 | Category: Comic Books

Square Enix voluntarily recalls copies of manga! A look at effort to secure creators credit and compensation! Lucy Knisley talks "Relish" and "Something New"!

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