In the Library with a Comic Book: San Diego Comic-Con

in the library with a comic book logoIn this episode of In the Library with a Comic Book, Jack and Amanda cover comics at San Diego Comic-Con; particularly one of their favorite publishers: First Second Books and two of their authors.

Included in this podcast: an interview with Gina Gagliano of First Second Books; an interview with Paul Pope of Battling Boy and The Rise of Aurora West; and an interview with Cecil Castellucci of Odd Duck.

In the Library with a Comic Book: The One about Banned Book Week

In this episode of In the Library with a Comic Book, Jack and Amanda discuss the American Library Association’s annual Banned Books Week and comics with special guests Eva Volin, Head of Children Services of Alameda Free Library and Casey Gilly of Comic Book Resources.

Recommend Reads mentioned in this podcast: Seconds by Bryan Lee O’Malley, The Fade Out by Ed Brubaker, The Rise of Aurora West by Paul Pope, The Woods by James Tynion IV.

In the Library with a Comic Book, Episode 15

In Episode 15 of In the Library with a Comic Book, Jack and Amanda cover comics at the American Library Association Annual Conference. Included in this podcast:

  • Interview with Jimmy Gownley of The Dumbest Idea Ever! and Amelia Rules!
  • Interview with Mike Maihack of Cleopatra in Space.
  • Interview with Chris Butcher of Udon Entertainment and Toronto Comic Arts Fest

In the library with a comic book, episode 14 1/2

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In this episode of In the library with a comic book, Jack Baur and Amanda Jacobs Foust, those intrepid coming-book-loving librarians, cover comics at the 2014 American Library Association Annual Conference. Included in this podcast:

  • An interview with Joel Christian Gill of Strange Fruit, Volume 1: Uncelebrated Narratives from Black History and Bass Reeves: Tales of the Talented Tenth, Volume 1.
  • An interview with Nathan Hale of Nathan Hale’s Hazardous TalesCalamity Jack andRapunzel’s Revenge.

We are also taking this opportunity to straighten out (or catch up with) Jack and Amanda’s numbering. On the Infoblog site, this is number 15; on Jack and Amanda’s Tumblr site it’s number 14. So we’re calling this episode number 14 1/2 and that will make us all caught up. Phew!

In the library with a comic book, episode 14

in the library with a comic book logoIn this episode of In the library with a comic book, Jack Baur and Amanda Jacobs Foust  cover comics at the 2014 American Library Association Annual Conference.

Included in this podcast: an interview with Jimmy Gownley of The Dumbest Idea Ever! and Amelia Rules!, an interview with Mike Maihack of Cleopatra in Space, and an interview with Chris Butcher of Udon Entertainment and Toronto Comic Arts Fest.