Testing Google+ Hangouts for CAG

July 23, 2012 by  
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Going to try something different with this week’s Comics Are Great! live stream. In what might be considered a follow-up to episode 31, I’ll be talking with Erin Helmrich, teen librarian and graphic novel selector at the Ann Arbor District Library, about how she selects what books get into the Library’s collection, why such collections […]

Video Podcast – Comic Book Academy, Part One

February 26, 2009 by  
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As I reported here and there on the Art & Story podcast in episodes back in July of 2008, last year I led a 6-week cartooning workshop for teens at the Ann Arbor District Library. I was videotaped during the formal presentation every week, and the library has since collected the series as a video […]

Interview with Neil Kaplan

December 3, 2008 by  
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This week I had the pleasure of interviewing one of my favorite voice actors on the Art & Story podcast. Neil Kaplan is a versatile actor who might be best known for playing the role of Optimus Prime in the Transformers: Robots In Disguise series back in 2001. What made this interview doubly great is […]

Through This Middle and Comics Podcasts

November 29, 2008 by  
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I have a theory (and it’s just a theory, mind you) that there are two kinds of people in comics: Those who love comics for comics’ sake, and those who love comics culture. This isn’t to say that the two types are mutually exclusive–I think if you drew a horizontal line with the two types […]

DUCF Report

November 19, 2008 by  
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We’re back from our weekend at the Detroit Urban Craft Fair, and we had a wonderful time. Mark and I did an hour and a half audio report on this week’s episode of Art & Story, where we tried our best to evaluate what went right, what went wrong, and what are some of the […]

Tom Sito on Art & Story

October 16, 2008 by  
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In the latest episode of Art & Story I had the opportunity to pick the brain of one of the legends of animation, Tom Sito. We had a great discussion about–well, let’s call it what it was–I had a great time learning as I listened to Tom share his thoughts on visual storytelling. Tom Sito […]

Planet Comic Book Radio

September 23, 2008 by  
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I’ll be appearing on the Planet Comic Book Radio show this Tuesday at 8 p.m. EST. Javier Hernandez will be interviewing me about my work as a cartoonist and teaching artist. I’m a big fan of Javier’s show and his work, so I’m really looking forward to the interview. You can also check out an […]