Tag: adventure comics

On Location: “Why Teach Batman in College?: Comics and Academia”

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “Hey! Teachers! Leave them kids alone!” In the second of three podcasts shows recorded at this year’s Wizard World Austin Comic Con, here is a recording of the roundtable discussion held on Saturday evening, “Why Teach

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Review: Cannon

by Kenneth Kimbrough Cannon – Wallace Wood (Fantagraphics Books) Wally Wood’s provocative secret agent strip, Cannon, is perhaps one of the manliest comics ever created. Reading it induces the compulsion to shave, down a bottle of Jack, and wrestle a crocodile — or any

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Review: Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant

by Andy Wolverton Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant, by Tony Cliff (First Second) Sometimes, if we’re lucky enough, we find a title that reminds us why we fell in love with comics in the first place. Maybe it was

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 51: Discussing Rocketeer Comics

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Betty! This week on The Comics Alternative the Two Guys with PhDs discuss Rocketeer comics. In fact, it’s an all-Rocketeer episode, from the Dave Stevens material to the most recent manifestation with The Spirit. So

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