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African American Book Festival
The 2015 African American Book Festival, taking place Saturday, June 27, 10am-4pm, will be a multigenerational event that “will explore love, perseverance, and intellectual growth under the heading ‘Black Lives Matter.’”

5:42PM Fri. Jun. 26, Alexa Harrington Read More | Comment »

Dirty Diamonds: An All-Girl Comic Anthology
Because never mind the #$&%! male gaze already, okay?

1:00PM Wed. Jun. 24, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

In the Unlikely Event
Judy Blume has just published her 28th book, and she’s visiting Austin for the first time this weekend. Since 1969, she’s covered topics other authors wouldn’t dare include in children’s lit: sex, racism, bullying, periods, divorce, and more.

11:05AM Sat. Jun. 13, Jessi Cape Read More | Comment »

Eating My Way Through Two and a Half Decades of Comics
It's when I'm preparing some eggs for breakfast that my mind flashes on an image of Chester Brown masturbating.

11:00AM Fri. Jun. 5, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

New Graphic Novel is Dark, Urban, Sorcerous
You know there’s a tradition of mixing the mystical arts – magick, with that tell-tale “k” on the end of it – with gritty urban drama, and that the tradition’s especially crowded in comic-books’ four-color realm.

11:00AM Mon. Jun. 1, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

Dear God, What Hath Monofonus Wrought Now?
Thor Harriswildly talented painter, celebrated drummer for SWANS, helmet-wearing Viking-about-town – went through a period of extreme depression years ago. But who’s to say that depression, or his recovery from it, has anything to do with how downright inspirational the man is now?

10:30AM Mon. May 25, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

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One in a Crowd: Satanic Panic
Remember when Ozzy Osbourne was the most evil man alive, and Tom Hanks made TV movies about how role playing games would turn you insane? Kier-La Janisse does.

10:00AM Sun. May 24, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

Cuneiform Press: Strong, Silent Type
There are people who make what are called zines.

4:30PM Fri. May 1, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

Beef Sumo Needs Your Help!
“The stop-motion version of Frank Was a Monster Who Wanted to Dance cackles and prances with a Tim Burton-esque dark glee. As its narrator dulcets his best Boris Karloff, this two-and-a-half minute ‘work in progress’ roars to life with its star Batmobiling it down to the danceteria on a twangy crest of Shadowy Men From a Shadowy Planet surftones.”

4:20PM Fri. May 1, Raoul Hernandez Read More | Comment »

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