June 24 2015

CBLDF Podcast Episode 13: Eric Stephenson

In this episode, CBLDF Executive Director Charles Brownstein speaks to Image Comics Publisher (and author of NOWHERE MEN, and THEY'RE NOT LIKE US) Eric Stephenson. The writing process, influences, views on censorship and free expression, and Eric's personal history ion the comics industry are all discussed.

TOPICS: being offended, being offensive, bawdy humor, satire, the Beatles, breastfeeding, and more!

The CBLDF Podcast is part of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund's ongoing education program, made possible in part with a donation from The Gaiman Foundation, and member support.

More information can be found at cbldf.org

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April 15 2015

CBLDF Podcast Episode 12: Emerald City LIVE! With Josh Fialkov, Ed Luce, and Dirk Wood!

In this episode, we come to you from Seattle, Washington, with a live recording from Emerald City Comic Con! Our panel includes Josh Fialkov (ELK'S RUN, PUNKS, THE BUNKER, ULTIMATE FF), Ed Luce (WUVABLE OAF), and IDW Publishing's VP of Marketing, Dirk Wood.

We discuss: Libraries, Chest Hair, The Kroll Show, Gengoroh Tagame, PALESTINE, and much more!

The CBLDF Podcast is part of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund's ongoing education program, made possible in part with a donation from The Gaiman Foundation, and member support.

More information can be found at cbldf.org

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April 1 2015

CBLDF Podcast BONUS EPISODE! NEIL GAIMAN

In this episode, we speak to author and CBLDF Advisory Board Co-Chair (as well as CBLDF Board of Directors Alumni) NEIL GAIMAN. Neil is one of the most popular authors working today, a ground-breaking graphic novelist, a humanitarian deeply involved in multiple charitable projects, and a winner of the Hugo, Nebula, and Bram Stoker awards, as well as the Newbery and Carnegie medals. He has been a tireless voice for free expression over the years, and is one of the most passionate voices in the literary world when it comes to fighting censorship.

We discuss: Charlie Hebdo, British Censorship, Libraries, Icky Speech, and much more!

The CBLDF Podcast is part of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund's ongoing education program, made possible in part with a donation from The Gaiman Foundation, and member support.

Books (and other items) signed by Mr. Gaiman can be found at http://cbldf.myshopify.com/collections/neil-gaiman, available to support the work of the CBLDF.

More information can be found at cbldf.org

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March 24 2015

CBLDF Podcast Episode 11: Brian Heater

In this episode, we speak to Brian Heater; journalist, podcaster, comic critic, and all-around Big Thinker when it comes to comics, comic art, and the comic industry. Check out Brian's regular podcast, RIYL,  at http://riylcast.tumblr.com/

We discuss: THE SCULPTOR, Roz Chast, CHARLIE HEBDO, tablets, Raina Telgemeier, comics journalism, and much more.

The CBLDF Podcast is part of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund's ongoing education program, made possible in part with a donation from The Gaiman Foundation, and member support.

More information can be found at cbldf.org

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February 15 2015

CBLDF Podcast Episode 10: Susan Alston

n this episode, CBLDF Executive Director Charles Brownstein talks to former CBLDF Executive Director Susan Alston about the early days of the Fund.

We discuss: Mike Diana, Paul Mavrides, social media, the Supreme Court, and much more.

The CBLDF Podcast is part of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund's ongoing education program, made possible in part with a donation from The Gaiman Foundation, and member support.

More information can be found at cbldf.org

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December 8 2014

CBLDF Podcast Episode 9: History of the Comics Code Authority Live!

In this episode, CBLDF Executive Director Charles Brownstein presents the History of the Comics Code Authority before a live audience at Wondercon 2014, in Anaheim California.

He discusses: Tarzan, Fellini, Johnny Craig, Speedy's drug use, Wolfmans, Phil Sueling, Elfquests, and more!

The CBLDF Podcast is part of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund's ongoing education program, made possible in part with a donation from The Gaiman Foundation, and member support.

More information can be found at cbldf.org

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October 29 2014

CBLDF Podcast Episode 8: HALLOWEEN! With Scott Allie and Jeff Zornow!

In this SPOOKY episode, we speak to Scott Allie, Editor-In-Chief of Dark Horse Comics, and Cartoonist and Horror Expert Jeff Zornow, who is currently illustrating GODZILLA: RULERS OF EARTH for IDW Publishing. Both of these gentlemen are big fans of horror as a genre, and horror comics, and we spend some time with them talking about what has traditionally been one of the most controversial and challenged genres in comics.

We discuss: EC Comics, Uzumaki, EXORCIST rip-offs, Paul Naschy, SALEM'S LOT, Joe Orlando, and more.

The CBLDF Podcast is part of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund's ongoing education program, made possible in part with a donation from The Gaiman Foundation, and member support.

More information can be found at cbldf.org

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October 1 2014

CBLDF Podcast Episode 7: CBLDF in the UK!

In this episode, CBLDF Executive Director Charles Brownstein travels to Great Britain, and visits Page 45 in Nottingham, and the Cartoon Museum.

We discuss: Constantine, "Spitting Image", censorship in British schools, Hunt Emerson, and much more.

The CBLDF Podcast is part of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund's ongoing education program, made possible in part with a donation from The Gaiman Foundation, and member support.

More information can be found at cbldf.org

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September 2 2014

Bonus Episode! Neil Gaiman Live, 2001!

From the 2001 CBLDF Benefit Tour, author NEIL GAIMAN performs live at the Aladdin Theater, in Portland, Oregon, 2001.

Released again as an audio file to raise money for the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, this event features live readings of "Chivalry" and "Being an Experiment Upon Strictly Scientific Lines Assisted by Unwin's Limited Wine Merchants of Uckfield", and much more!

All content as read by the author on this recording is TM and © Neil Gaiman 2014.

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CBLDF Podcast Episode 6: COMICS IN EDUCATION, Live from NYCC!

In this episode, we present a live panel from New York Comic Con 2013, featuring a "Who's Who" in All-Ages Graphic Novels. The panel is a roundtable on using Comics in the Classroom, and we hear from (among others) author and educator Meryl Jaffe, author Jenni Holm, cartoonist Matt Holm, cartoonist Eric Wight, cartoonist Larry Marder, and more.

They discuss: comics as an education tool, recommended reading for kids, and more.

The CBLDF Podcast is part of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund's ongoing education program, made possible in part with a donation from The Gaiman Foundation, and member support.

More information can be found at cbldf.org

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