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Free Comic Book Day     View
On this day (held on May 6 in 2006) "participating comic book shops across North America and around the world are giving away comic books absolutely free to anyone who comes into their stores." Find a FAQ, a list of participating stores in ...

Early Comic Strips, 1898-1916     View
Made available by Duke University, this online exhibit of early "funnies" includes "comic strips that figured in the bitter rivalry between Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst for supremacy in the New York newspaper market of the early 20th c ...

A Guide to Collecting Comic Books     View
"When you decide to read a comic book, you???ll find as many types as you would find novels. The comic book medium offers whimsical fun, epic adventure, gritty realism, and everything else you can think of. This article introduces readers to comic bo ...

Tintin and I     View
Companion website to a 2006 documentary about the comic book series featuring intrepid boy reporter Tintin, which was created by Hergé (Georges Remi) in 1929. Provides a feature on Tintin in the U.S., behind-the-scenes articles and interview wit ...

The Adventures of Tintin at Sea / Les Aventures de Tintin en Mer     View
Set of features and activities that accompanied a 2004 exhibit on the comic book series Tintin created by the Belgian artist Hergé. Explore the artist's studio, see the stages of a comic strip creation, and play games that feature Tintin. From t ...

Superheros: Fashion and Fantasy     View
Companion to a 2008 exhibit about costumes worn by cartoon superheros and associated fashions. Features images and essays on topics such as the graphic body (in which "the 'S' emblem inscribed on Superman's chest and cape functions as a simplif ...

Shôjo Manga     View
Collection of material about Japanese comic books for girls and women. Includes an essay about the historical development of this genre of comics, a list of manga titles for girls, and a discussion of the facial look of manga characters. In English a ...

Censorship in Comics: Is This the United States?     View
This article provides a brief history of comic book censorship and the beginnings of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, then takes an in-depth look at several cases of comic books censorship in the U.S. in the 1990's.

The Periodic Table of Comic Books     View
"Two members of the Department of Chemistry at the University of Kentucky, Jim Holler and Jack Selegue, have set forth to make known any and all references to the elements that can be found in comic books. Simply click on the desired element in the p ...

Sequential Tart     View
"A Web Zine about the comics industry," published by women, "dedicated to providing exclusive interviews, in-depth articles and news," and "raising the awareness of women's influence in the comics industry and other realms. ...



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