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Comics, Comic Culture, and ‘Geekomancy’

We’ll be talking about comics, graphic novels, and why some fans don’t care if comics ever make on to the best sellers list.

the interior of a comic shop

Photo: MalinMark/Flickr

Step into the world of comics and geekery.

This week we’re talking about comics, fantasy, and geek culture. We have an interview a with a comic shop manager and a folklorist who studies comics in culture. Then we talk to the author of the  book Geekomancy, which will be released digitally tomorrow, so it’s not really hitting the shelves, more like… hitting your inbox?

Stories On This Episode

The Old VFW Hall Becomes Bloomington’s Newest Arts Venue

Two men view art.

The old Veterans of Foreign Wars hall in downtown Bloomington gets remodeled and re-monikered as the Back Door, Bloomington's newest arts venue.

Nate Powell Builds His Graphic Novel ‘Empire’

graphic novel author Nate Powell sitting with a black and white comic

Bloomington was represented at this year's Comic-Con International by award winning graphic novel author Nate Powell who was peddling his new book "Any Empire."

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