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College Declines Student's Request to Ban "Persepolis," "Sandman"

College Declines Student's Request to Ban "Persepolis," "Sandman"

The president of Crafton Hills College has clarified that graphic novels contested by a student will not be banned or removed from the syllabus.

Student, Parents Want College To Ban "Sandman," "Persepolis" And More

Student, Parents Want College To Ban "Sandman," "Persepolis" And More

Shocked by the content of four graphic novels required as part of an English course, a 20-year-old student in California is seeking to have the college ban them.

EXCLUSIVE: Dave McKean's "The Sandman: Overture" #5 Cover

EXCLUSIVE: Dave McKean's "The Sandman: Overture" #5 Cover

"Sandman: Overture" returns with its penultimate issue in late May, and CBR has the exclusive reveal of the variant cover by Dave McKean.

Gaiman's "Sandman: Overture," "Childrenâs Crusade" Get Deluxe Treatment

Gaiman's "Sandman: Overture," "Children’s Crusade" Get Deluxe Treatment

Vertigo has announced the fall release of two Neil Gaiman deluxe hardcover editions, "The Sandman: Overture" and "Free Country: A Tale of the Children’s Crusade."

Did Gaiman Use Sienkiewicz's "Sandman: Endless Nights" Pages Out of Order?

Did Gaiman Use Sienkiewicz's "Sandman: Endless Nights" Pages Out of Order?

Neil Gaiman worked with artist Bill Sienkiewicz for the Delirium story in 2003's "Endless Nights" OGN, but did the story run out of order?

With Cumberbatch Out, Gaiman Points to Hiddleston to Play Sandman

With Cumberbatch Out, Gaiman Points to Hiddleston to Play Sandman

Creator Neil Gaiman says the new Doctor Strange would have been perfect as Morpheus, though he believes Tom Hiddleston could pull it off as well.

Comic Book Legends Revealed: How Did George RR Martin Help Gaiman's "Sandman" Debut?

Comic Book Legends Revealed: How Did George RR Martin Help Gaiman's "Sandman" Debut?

Learn how "Sandman" was nearly never a comic book series before George R.R. Martin got involved! Plus, which creator was in a Tony-winning musical?

Of Course Green Goblin & Sandman are Cousins, They Have the Same Haircut!

Of Course Green Goblin & Sandman are Cousins, They Have the Same Haircut!

In the latest character connections spotlight, CSBG looks at how John Byrne made Sandman & Green Goblin cousins based on their similar haircuts.

READING LIST: Celebrating LGBT Pride in Comics

READING LIST: Celebrating LGBT Pride in Comics

Casey Gilly rounds up some of her favorite LGBT and non-normative comics in honor of Pride Month.

ROLL CALL: 13 "Dark" DC Characters for del Toro's "Justice League Dark"

ROLL CALL: 13 "Dark" DC Characters for del Toro's "Justice League Dark"

CBR forecasts which mystic and monstrous DC characters could join the team in Guillermo del Toro's long-percolating "Justice League Dark" film.

Comics A.M. - CCS to Offer Masters in Applied Cartooning

Comics A.M. - CCS to Offer Masters in Applied Cartooning

Center for Cartoon Studies introduces new MFA track! Neil Gaiman on "The Sandman: Overture"! The world's biggest "Skullkickers" fan? Plus much more!

JH Williams III Celebrates "Sandman" In San Francisco

JH Williams III Celebrates "Sandman" In San Francisco

Ahead of his Cartoon Art Museum speech and Sandman-themed exhibit, artist JH Williams III discussed "Overture" and his work with CBR News.

Gaiman Accepts Maverick Spirit Award, Talks "Sandman" Movie, Importance of "Coraline"

Gaiman Accepts Maverick Spirit Award, Talks "Sandman" Movie, Importance of "Coraline"

Appearing at the Cinequest Film Festival, Neil Gaiman discussed his hopes for Joseph Gordon-Levitt's "Sandman" movie, the message of "Coraline" and more.

Jack Thorne Tapped To Script "The Sandman"

Jack Thorne Tapped To Script "The Sandman"

"A Long Way Down" screenwriter Jack Thorne has been hired to script Joseph Gordon-Levitt's upcoming "The Sandman" film.

Comics A.M. - Amid Korea's Webtoon Boom, Cartoonists Struggle

Comics A.M. - Amid Korea's Webtoon Boom, Cartoonists Struggle

Free digital content proves double-edged sword for South Korean industry! Tunisian president pardons cartoonist! Interviews with Dave McKean and Dan Parent! More!

By Crom! The 10 Greatest Fantasy Comics of All-Time

By Crom! The 10 Greatest Fantasy Comics of All-Time

With "The Hobbit" ruling theaters across the globe and fans buzzing about "Game of Thrones," CBR looks at the greatest fantasy comic books.

14 Characters to Watch in 2014

14 Characters to Watch in 2014

Every year, some characters stand above the rest. CBR picks 14 characters we expect big things from in comics, television and movies in 2014.

Trying to Be Optimistic About a "Sandman" Movie, But...

Trying to Be Optimistic About a "Sandman" Movie, But...

With the news of Joseph Gordon-Levitt producing a “Sandman” movie, ROBOT 6’s Corey Blake wonders whether an adaptation of the landmark comic is a good idea.

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

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

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'”!

Gordon-Levitt Attached to "Sandman" Film as Producer, Possible Star

Gordon-Levitt Attached to "Sandman" Film as Producer, Possible Star

Joseph Gordon-Levitt is reportedly "finalizing" a deal to produce a "Sandman" adaptation with David Goyer, and possibly star in the film.

Comics A.M. - "Attack on Titan" Closes in on "One Piece" in Japan

Comics A.M. - "Attack on Titan" Closes in on "One Piece" in Japan

"Attack on Titan" sells 15.9 million copies in 12 months! Maggie Thompson's rare comics fetch $835,384! A look at "The Sanman: Overture" marketing! Plus more!

A Handful Of Dust: Amaro Reflects on "Sandman" At Gallery Nucleus

A Handful Of Dust: Amaro Reflects on "Sandman" At Gallery Nucleus

At Gallery Nucleus' opening for "A Handful Of Dust: 25 Years Of Sandman" exhibit, artist Gary Amaro reflects back on his time penciling "Sandman."

Neil Gaiman's "Sandman" & More Comics You Should Own

Neil Gaiman's "Sandman" & More Comics You Should Own

To celebrate its 25th anniversary, read CSBG's explanation why Sandman is a comic you should own, along with an archive of other classic titles you need.

RUMOR: David Goyer Pitched "Sandman" Movie Starring Gordon-Levitt

RUMOR: David Goyer Pitched "Sandman" Movie Starring Gordon-Levitt

A new rumor has "Man of Steel" writer David S. Goyer in talks to adapt "Sandman" for Warner Bros., with Joseph Gordon-Levitt in the title role.

Gaiman Talks "Sandman: Overture," Creative Process, Serial Storytelling & Movie Hopes

Gaiman Talks "Sandman: Overture," Creative Process, Serial Storytelling & Movie Hopes

Neil Gaiman discusses his return to serialized storytelling with "Sandman: Overture," working with J.H. Williams III, the potential movie and much more.

Renowned Gaiman Researcher Finds "Sandman: Overture" Tantalizing

Renowned Gaiman Researcher Finds "Sandman: Overture" Tantalizing

CBR spoke with literary authority Leslie S. Klinger, who has annotated "The Sandman" for Vertigo, about his findings from "The Sandman: Overture" #1.

UPDATE: Gaiman Explains "Sandman: Overture" #2 Delay

UPDATE: Gaiman Explains "Sandman: Overture" #2 Delay

"Sandman: Overture" #2, originally solicited for Dec. 31, is now scheduled to be released in February 2014. UPDATE: Neil Gaiman explains the delay.

J.H. Williams on Bringing Dream to Life in "Sandman: Overture"

J.H. Williams on Bringing Dream to Life in "Sandman: Overture"

Artist extraordinaire JH Williams III takes CBR behind the scenes of bringing the dreams of Neil Gaiman's "Sandman: Overture" to life.

5-STAR REVIEW: Neil Gaiman & J.H. Williams III's "The Sandman: Overture" #1

5-STAR REVIEW: Neil Gaiman & J.H. Williams III's "The Sandman: Overture" #1

Neil Gaiman & J.H. WIlliams III deliver an incredible comic with "The Sandman: Overture" #1, combining "brilliant" writing and art for a truly impressive issue.

J.H. Williams III Discusses "Sandman: Overture" Inspirations, Process

J.H. Williams III Discusses "Sandman: Overture" Inspirations, Process

J.H. Williams III shares his history with Neil Gaiman's creation, artistic influences and the collaborative process involved in bringing the historical project to life.

Comics A.M. - Graphic Novel Sales Rise Again in Book Market

Comics A.M. - Graphic Novel Sales Rise Again in Book Market

Bookstore graphic novel sales experience first uptick since 2008! More on Crunchyroll's digital manga service! Gaiman, Seth & Remender interviews!

PREVIEW: Gaiman & Williams III's "The Sandman: Overture" #1

PREVIEW: Gaiman & Williams III's "The Sandman: Overture" #1

After 25 years, writer Neil Gaiman returns to his legendary series in "The Sandman: Overture" #1 with art by J.H. Williams III. On 10/30, learn the secrets of the Endless!

Vertigo Defies Expectations with Fall Lineup

Vertigo Defies Expectations with Fall Lineup

Shelly Bond, Scott Snyder, Rafael Albuquerque and more introduced Vertigo's fall lineup and answered questions at the New York Comic Con.

EXCLUSIVE: Jim Lee Covers "The Sandman: Overture" #1 for CBLDF

EXCLUSIVE: Jim Lee Covers "The Sandman: Overture" #1 for CBLDF

"The Sandman: Overture" #1 will include a CBLDF-specific variant cover illustrated by Jim Lee. CBR News has the exclusive first look at the image.

Litt Brings "Dead Boy Detectives" to Life in New Vertigo Ongoing

Litt Brings "Dead Boy Detectives" to Life in New Vertigo Ongoing

"Dead Boy Detectives" co-writer Toby Litt shared his thoughts on his and Mark Buckjingham's new ongoing series starring two characters introduced in Neil Gaiman's groundbreaking Sandman universe.

CBR TV: Dave McKean Talks "Sandman: Overture," "Celluloid"

CBR TV: Dave McKean Talks "Sandman: Overture," "Celluloid"

Eisner winning artist Dave McKean discusses the origins of his graphically sexual OGN "Celluloid" and what it's been like to return to the world of Neil Gaiman's Sandman for the first time in years.

Comics A.M. - BOOM! Studios, Movies & "Creator Share" Model

Comics A.M. - BOOM! Studios, Movies & "Creator Share" Model

On eve of "2 Guns" movie, a look at BOOM! Studios and its "creator share" model! Prosecutor drops sedition charges against Singapore cartoonist Leslie Chew! Neil Gaiman talks "The Sandman" and digital comics! Plus more!

SDCC: Dave McKean Discusses His Films, Books & More

SDCC: Dave McKean Discusses His Films, Books & More

Acclaimed artist Dave McKean spoke about and shared excerpts from his upcoming and current projects with an eager audience during his Comic-Con International spotlight panel.

Comics A.M. - Singapore Caroonist's Arrest Part of Crackdown

Comics A.M. - Singapore Caroonist's Arrest Part of Crackdown

More on the charges against Singapore cartoonist Leslie Chew! Tampa Bay retailers say comics sales are up, but can't agree on why! Neil Gaiman on returning to "The Sandman"! Plus more!

SDCC: Neil Gaiman Spotlights Career, "Sandman" & More

SDCC: Neil Gaiman Spotlights Career, "Sandman" & More

At the San Diego Comic-Con International Neil Gaiman Spotlight, the fan-favorite writer visited his past work, discussed his process, looked towards "Sandman: Overture" and more.

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