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CIA agent-turned-Batman writer will give away comics to government workers amid shutdown - The Washington Post

Cavna on King. https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2019/01/19/cia-agent-turned-batman-writer-will-give-away-comics-government-workers-amid-shutdown [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Washington Post, Cia, Batman, Mike Rhode


Tom King supports furloughed feds

COMICS COMMUNITY SUPPORTS FURLOUGHED FEDERAL WORKERS Tom King Gives Away Comics and Retailers Offer Discounts Posted by ICv2 on January 17, 2019 https://icv2.com/articles/news/view/42279/comics-community-supports-furloughed-federal-workers [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Tom King, Mike Rhode


The City Paper on Glass

Glass Is a Clumsy End to M. Night Shyamalan's 'Superhero' Trilogy The film caps off a 19-year film experiment that began with "Unbreakable." Alan Zilberman Jan 17, 2019 https://www.washingtoncitypaper.com/arts/film-tv/blog/21043557/glass-reviewed [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Alan Zilberman


The Post on Glass

Bad news for M. Night Shyamalan fans: 'Glass' is a mess. [in print as Dismantles genre, leaves broken mess] By Michael O'Sullivan Washington Post January 18 2019, p. Weekedn 23 online at https://www.washingtonpost.com/goingoutguide/movies/bad-news-for-m-night-shyamalan-fans-glass-is-a-mess/2019/01/16/32ff1e26-1453-11e9-803c-4ef28312c8b9_story.html [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Washington, Mike Rhode, Michael O Sullivan, Weekedn


The Beat names Tom King writer of the year

And the Comics Industry Person(s) of the Year are: Stan Lee and Olivia Jaimes 01/14/2019  by Heidi MacDonald http://www.comicsbeat.com/and-the-comics-industry-persons-of-the-year-are-stan-lee-and-olivia-jaimes/ [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Stan Lee, Tom King, Mike Rhode, Heidi MacDonald, Olivia Jaimes


BYT relooks at DC in Spiderman: Homecoming

Scene in DC: Spider-Man: Homecoming lan Zilberman Brightest Young Things January 16, 2019 https://brightestyoungthings.com/articles/scene-in-dc-spider-man-homecoming [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Dc, Mike Rhode


Gareth Hinds' Illiad favorably reviewed at Publishers Weekly

https://www.publishersweekly.com/978-0-7636-8113-5 [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Publishers Weekly, Mike Rhode, Gareth Hinds Illiad


PR: Batman writer Tom King comes to Third Eye Annapolis this Saturday

Meet one of comics biggest superstars this Saturday at Third Eye! ...
Tags: Facebook, Comics, Dc Comics, Batman, Annapolis, Tom King, Mike Rhode, Third Eye Annapolis


Cavna on 2018's superhero movie glut

2018 was the greatest year in superhero cinema [in print as Cinema's Year of the Superhero By Michael Cavna Washington Post (January 15 2019): C1-2 https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2019/01/14/was-greatest-year-superhero-cinema/ [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Michael Cavna Washington Post


DC-area Cave Pictures Publishing profiled

I'm supposed to be interviewing them, but have fallen down on the job. In the meantime, here's Abby Olcese's interview with them: Comic Book Myths Have a Place in Spiritual Growth By Abby Olcese  Sojourners 1-11-2019 https://sojo.net/articles/comic-book-myths-have-place-spiritual-growth [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Dc, Mike Rhode, Abby Olcese, Abby Olcese Sojourners


The Post's Betancourt talks to David F. Walker

The voice behind some of the top black superheroes in comics is now writing about Frederick Douglass By David Betancourt Washington Post January 15 2019 https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2019/01/15/voice-behind-some-top-black-superheroes-comics-is-now-writing-about-frederick-douglass/ [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Post, Comics, Washington Post, Frederick Douglass, Mike Rhode, David Betancourt, David F Walker


Library of Congress blogs on 1919 editorial cartoons

The League of Nations: Conflicting Opinions in Editorial Cartoons January 15, 2019 by Arlene Balkansky https://blogs.loc.gov/headlinesandheroes/2019/01/league-of-nations-in-editorial-cartoons/ [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Congress, Mike Rhode, Arlene Balkansky


PR: Get Your Awesome Con Tickets Now!

Autograph sales will begin at the end of the month! Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. Dear Awesome Con Fans, Due to an error on our part,...
Tags: Comics, Early Bird, Mike Rhode


Cartoonist RJ Casey would like to teach Richard Thompson's humor

Dreaming in Comics: Alumni Interview with RJ Casey '09 by Christiana Salah Hope College's English Department blog January 11, 2019 https://blogs.hope.edu/english/alumni/dreaming-in-comics-alumni-interview-with-rj-casey-09/ The editor of the relaunched Comics Journal magazine was asked about teaching: If you could teach any English class, what would be the title? It would sure have a niche audience, but "Reconsidering the Comics Canon."and continued: The uncanny humorous wo...
Tags: Comics, Richard Thompson, Mike Rhode, Comics Journal, RJ Casey, Christiana Salah Hope College, Reconsidering the Comics Canon, Sasaki Maki Click


The Post recounts the Daily News' Cry Baby cartoon

I drew the 'Cry Baby' heard round the world. (No, it wasn't Trump.) By Ed Murawinski Washington Post January 13 2019 https://www.washingtonpost.com/outlook/i-drew-the-cry-baby-heard-round-the-world-no-it-wasnt-trump/2019/01/11/71542fe6-14e8-11e9-b6ad-9cfd62dbb0a8_story.html [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Post, Comics, Mike Rhode, Daily News Cry Baby, Trump By Ed Murawinski Washington Post


Former local A. David Lewis writes a new old Muslim superhero

Interview: A. David Lewis embraces Kismet 01/04/2019 6:00 pm by John Seven   http://www.comicsbeat.com/interview-a-david-lewis-embraces-kismet/ [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, David Lewis, Mike Rhode, John Seven


Jan 25: Animezing!: Fireworks

Enjoy a FREE Japanese ANIME film at the JICC! Animezing!: Fireworks Nominated for Best Animation Film at the 2018 Awards of the Japanese Academy ...
Tags: Comics, Japan, Washington, US, Washington Dc, Mike Rhode, Genki Kawamura, Yusuke, JICC, EST Japan Information Culture Center Embassy, Norimichi, Nazuna But Nazuna, Akiyuki Shinbo Nobuyuki Takeuchi, Production Committee


JAN 16: Local Artist Jenna Ayoub signing

JAN 16 Local Artist Jenna Ayoub Public · Hosted by Comic Logic Books & Artwork Details Come meet local artist Jenna Ayoub. Jenna will have copies of her latest project "The Amazing World of Gumball vol 06 Midsummer Nightmare" Jenna will be signing from 5-7. Make sure you don't miss out on this awesome opportunity to meet this talented artist! Wednesday, January 16, 2019 at 5 PM – 7 PM Comic...
Tags: Comics, Ashburn Virginia, Mike Rhode, Jenna Ayoub, Comic Logic Books Artwork Details Come, Jenna Ayoub Jenna, Midsummer Nightmare Jenna


March 23: James Sturm in Charlottsville

James Sturm On Tour Across America with Off Season James Sturm is on tour this winter and spring with Off Season, his new graphic novel about the divisive separation of a couple during the fall of 2016, during Bernie's loss to Hillary, Hillary's loss to Trump, and the disorienting months that followed.  Sturm will be making stops in New York, White River Junction, VT, Bos...
Tags: Comics, Trump, Bernie, CHARLOTTESVILLE Va, Sturm, Mike Rhode, Hillary Hillary, James Sturm, Charlottsville, James Sturm On Tour Across America, New York White River Junction, Seattle WA Join Sturm


Josh Kramer cartoon - The Cost of A Government Shutdown

The Cost of A Government Shutdown by Josh Kramer The Nib January 11 2019 https://thenib.com/the-cost-of-a-government-shutdown [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Josh Kramer


Flugennock's Latest'n'Greatest: "You Can't Silence..."

From DC's anarchist cartoonist Mike Flugennock - "You Can't Silence..." http://sinkers.org/stage/?p=2665 With all the critical issues facing this country – the escalation of  police violence, the continued highway robbery of the People by the likes of Amazon, the lack of hurricane relief for Puerto Rico, the lack of clean water in Flint, Michigan; the children dying in cages at the border – the first act of the US Senate this year was to introduce legislation that criminalized in...
Tags: Comics, Palestine, US Senate, Puerto Rico, Flint Michigan, Mike Rhode, Mike Flugennock


New Herblock exhibit opening this month at Library of Congress

Art in Action: Herblock and Fellow Artists Respond to Their TimesJan. 31, 2019 – Aug. 17, 2019             A new exhibition, "Art in Action," will explore the tradition of artists as social commentators. Drawings by renowned editorial cartoonist Herblock will be paired with historical and contemporary artists' prints, drawings and posters that respond to major issues from the 17th century to the current day. As a political cartoonist for The Washington Post and other newspapers, Her...
Tags: Comics, Congress, Washington Post, Pablo Picasso, Mike Rhode, Herblock, Herbert L Block, New Herblock, Jacques Callot Francisco de Goya, Leopoldo Méndez, Helen Zughaib


Comics Research Bibliography 2018 print edition volumes and ebook available for order

Over 1200 pages long with more than 9,000 new entries, this is a bibliography of articles and books on all aspects of comic and cartoon art including comic books, comic strips, cartoons, animation, editorial cartoons, newly updated as of the end of 2018. It is based on the format used by John Lent in his ten-volume bibliography. Both the two volume print and the single file electronic book include tens of thousands of citations with links to information on comic book movies, the Cha...
Tags: Asia, Comics, Japan, Australia, Washington Post, France, India, Africa, Dc Comics, Canada, United States, Middle East, Belgium, South America, Caribbean, Charlie Hebdo


Al Goodwyn available on ArcaMax

ArcaMax, an email service for cartooning (among other things) picked up local cartoonist Al Goodwyn at the start of the year: https://www.arcamax.com/politics/editorialcartoons/algoodwyn/s-2163520 [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Al Goodwyn


PR: Zinelab Tomorrow and Future Zinelabs

We wanted to make sure everyone knew about tomorrow's Zine Lab at the Woodridge Library.  It's a casual space where zinesters can get together to work on projects.  Supplies are provided, and many of our zinefest organizers will be there.  In fact, many people met our organizing team and decided to join up at these events. The information is below: We're also interested in holding zine labs in all 4 quadrants of DC, and we're looking for volunteers who can help us facilita...
Tags: Comics, Dc, Mike Rhode, Zine Lab, Woodridge Library


Rick Marschall on Teddy Roosevelt and Clifford Berryman

January 6, 2019 A Crowded Life in Comics – Theodore Roosevelt, Cartoons, and Me by Rick Marschall http://john-adcock.blogspot.com/2019/01/a-crowded-life-in-comics.html [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Teddy Roosevelt, Mike Rhode, Clifford Berryman, Rick Marschall


Jan 26: Rafer Roberts signing Grumble in Annapolis

Grumble signing w/ Rafer Roberts Justin Jordan & Kristen Gudsnuk https://www.facebook.com/events/599377117183641/ · Hosted by THIRD EYE COMICS Saturday, January 26, 2019 at 11 AM – 1 PM THIRD EYE COMICS 209 Chinquapin Round Rd, Annapolis, Maryland [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Annapolis, Annapolis Maryland, Mike Rhode, Rafer Roberts, Rafer Roberts Justin Jordan Kristen Gudsnuk


1978 Stan Lee panel at James Madison University reprinted

Hello, Culture Lovers! Stan the Man Raps With Marvel Maniacs at James Madison University Pierce Askegren, Ezra Goldstein,  David Wendelken, Jim Dawson   Jan 7, 2019   This interview is from The Comics Journal #42 (October 1978) http://www.tcj.com/hello-culture-lovers-stan-the-man-raps-with-marvel-maniacs-at-james-madison-university/ [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Stan Lee, Stan, James Madison University, Mike Rhode, The Comics Journal


Editorial cartoonists article quotes LoC's Sara Duke and formerly local cartoonist Nate Beeler

Think Trump is a gift to cartoonists? They beg to differ. By Christa Case Bryant Staff writer @christacbryant January 4, 2019 https://www.csmonitor.com/USA/Politics/2019/0104/Think-Trump-is-a-gift-to-cartoonists-They-beg-to-differ [Author: Mike Rhode]
Tags: Comics, Usa, Trump, Mike Rhode, Sara Duke, Nate Beeler, Christa Case Bryant


Marc Singer's new comic studies book available for order

New in Comics Studies Breaking the Frames: Populism and Prestige in Comics Studies  By Marc Singer Challenging common critical practices and offering new interpretations of canonical texts by Marjane Satrapi, Alan Moore, Kyle Baker, Chris Ware, and others, this volume ...
Tags: Comics, Mike Rhode, Marc Singer, Marjane Satrapi Alan Moore Kyle Baker Chris Ware