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Young Readers: The Eisner Award Nominations for Early Readers, Kids, and Teens

Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:02:57 – Context of the 2017 Eisner Awards 00:06:14 – Best Publication for Early Readers (up to age 8) 00:57:02 – Best Publication for Kids (ages 9-12) 01:49:53 – Best Publication for Teens (ages 13-17)

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Webcomics: Reviews of the 2017 Eisner Award Nominees

Time Codes: 00:00:27 – Introduction 00:02:55 – Webcomics news: The Library of Congress’ Web Comics Web Archive 00:11:24 – Trying to make sense of the Eisner Awards’ “Best Web Comic” and “Best Digital Comic” categories 00:30:37 – The Middle Age 00:44:30

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Episode 242: A Discussion of the 2017 Eisner Award Nominations

The Meryl Streep of Comics Earlier this month the nominees for the 2017 Eisner Awards were announced at the Comic-Con International website, and as Andy and Derek like to do every year, they’re devoting a full episode of The Comics Alternative to

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Young Readers: A Special Look at the 2016 Eisner Awards

And the Winners Are… On this special episode of the Young Readers edition of The Comics Alternative, Gwen and Andy take a look at the 2016 Eisner Awards, both the nominees and the winners, in each of the three young readers categories.

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Commentaries on the 2016 Eisner Award Nominations

For the third year in a row, the Two Guys with PhDs featured a special Eisner Award Nominations episode of the Comics Alternative podcast. This time they were joined by eminent comics scholar, Eisner nomination committee member, and friend of

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Episode 189: A Discussion of the 2016 Eisner Award Nominations

  Discerning Tastes? The nominees for the 2016 Eisner Awards were announced last month, and as the Two Guys with PhDs do every year, they use an episode of The Comics Alternative to discuss and speculate. Joining them in this year’s

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Commentary: Reactions to the 2015 Eisner Award Nominations

Last month the Two Guys with PhDs recorded a special episode of The Comics Alternative, one devoted to the 2015 Eisner Award nominations. The Comics Reporter himself, Tom Spurgeon, joined the guys on that show, and the three of them discussed the various

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Comics Alternative Special: A Discussion on the 2015 Eisner Award Nominations

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] And the Nominees Are… It’s a semi-tradition that when the Eisner Award nominations are announced, Derek and Andy are there to discuss them. So on this special episode of The Comics Alternative, the guys get together

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 95: The August Previews Catalog and the 2014 Eisner Award Winners

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Our 2nd Birthday!! With this week’s episode, Andy and Derek celebrate their 2nd anniversary as a podcast! What a time to celebrate…and celebrate, they do, in the form of a hefty, action-packed episode of The Comics

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Commentary: Reactions to the 2014 Eisner Award Nominations

A couple of weeks ago, we recorded a special episode of The Comics Alternative, one devoted to the 2014 Eisner Award nominations. On that show, we discussed the various nominees, the composition of the various categories, the creators and titles that were conspicuously

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 79.1: A Discussion of the 2014 Eisner Award Nominations

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] The James Brown of Comics Podcasting On this special episode of The Comics Alternative, Andy and Derek devote the entire show to the 2014 Eisner Award Nominations. They take a close look at almost all of

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 49: August Previews & Our One-Year Anniversary!

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] It’s Our Birthday! This week on The Comics Alternative Andy and Derek celebrate their one-year anniversary!  The podcast began one year ago this month — August 1, 2012, was the inaugural episode — and the Two

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