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Comics Alternative Interviews: Dave Chisholm

Time Codes: 00:00:24 – Introduction 00:02:31 – Setup of interview 00:03:48 – Interview with Dave Chisholm 01:03:55 – Wrap up 01:05:04- Contact us With Great Talent Comes… On this interview episode, Derek talks with Dave Chisholm, whose new book Instrumental comes out soon

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Comics Alternative Special: A Roundtable Discussion on Children’s and Young Adult Comics

Forever Young On this special episode of The Comics Alternative, Gwen and Derek moderate a roundtable discussion on comics for children and young adults. Joining them in the conversation are Karly Marie Grice and Joe Sutliff Sanders, both contributors to

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Episode 240: A Publisher Spotlight on Koyama Press

Time Codes: 00:00:26 – Introduction 00:02:17 – Listener tweets! 00:08:18 – Interview with Annie Koyama 00:31:51 – You & a Bike & a Road 00:50:09 – Sunburning 01:07:19 – Crawl Space 01:24:45 – Condo Heartbreak Disco 01:38:05 – Volcano Trash 01:50:13 – So Pretty/Very Rotten

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Sharon Shinn and Molly Knox Ostertag

Time Codes: 00:26 – Introduction 02:14 – Setup of interview 04:04 – Interview with Sharon Shinn and Molly Knox Ostertag 57:52 – Wrap up 59:37 – Contact us The Stars Are Indispensable On this interview episode Gwen and Derek talk with Sharon Shinn and

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Euro Comics: Reviews of Flight of the Raven and The Reprieve

Time Codes: 00:00:26 – Introduction 00:03:08 – Comments on the Eisner Award nominations 00:08:31 – Flight of the Raven 00:42:47 – The Reprieve 01:06:13 – Wrap up 01:07:15 – Contact us Hollywood? Edward and Derek are back with the latest Euro Comics episode.

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Cullen Bunn and Brian Hurtt

Time Codes: 00:00:26 – Introduction 00:02:30 – Setup of interview 00:04:47 – Interview with Cullen Bunn and Brian Hurtt 01:10:00 – Wrap up 01:11:29 – Contact us Yeggs For this interview episode, the Two Guys with PhDs talk with Cullen Bunn and Brian

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Young Readers: A Review of The Stone Heart and a Discussion of the Essay, “Required Reading: 50 of the Best Kids Comics”

Time Codes: 00:00:32 – Introduction 00:03:30 – Setup of the episode 00:05:44 – The Stone Heart 00:32:12 – “Required Reading: 50 of the Best Kids Comics” 00:49:44 – Introducing Graphic Novels for Children and Young Adults 01:03:39 – Wrap up 01:03:58 – Contact us Required Reading…and Required Reading? In

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Episode 239: Reviews of Herman by Trade, Rise of the Dungeon Master, and Eternal Empire #1

Time Codes: 00:00:31 – Introduction 00:02:39 – Announcement of the 2017 Eisner Award nominees 00:08:13 – Last weekend’s Free Comic Book Day 00:18:45 – Herman by Trade 00:41:43 – Rise of the Dungeon Master 01:09:03 – Eternal Empire #1 01:27:04 – Wrap up 01:27:56 –

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Webcomics: Reviews of Isle of Elsi, Late Bloomer, and Carriers

Time Codes: 00:00:28 – Introduction 00:03:03 – Eisner Award nominees announced 00:10:04 – Isle of Elsi 00:47:30 – Late Bloomer 01:09:44 – Carriers 01:31:32 – Wrap up 01:32:31 – Contact us Very Punny Sean and Derek are back with your monthly dose of

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On Location: FCBD 2017 at Valhalla Games and Comic

Free! Comic! Book! Day! For Free Comic Book Day 2017, Derek visits his local shop, Valhalla Games and Comics in Plano, TX to talk with customers and shop employees about the various FCBD offerings this year. Joining him on this episode

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Jeff Lemire

Time Codes: 00:00:24 – Introduction 00:02:40 – Setup of interview 00:06:49 – Interview with Jeff Lemire 01:33:07 – Wrap up 01:34:37 – Contact us Rotting Husks On this interview episode Derek and Andy are excited to have Jeff Lemire as their guest. His new

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Episode 238: The May Previews Catalog

Super Teams, Literature, and Headlights It’s time for another look at the current Previews catalog, so this week Andy and Derek check out all of the interesting solicitations for May. First, though, they briefly discuss their plans (or lack thereof) for Free

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