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‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Hits $1.5 Billion, On Track to Beat ‘Avatar’ at Domestic Box Office
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is set to beat "Avatar" at the domestic box office, and continues to rock the box office globally -- raking in $1.5 billion.
SDCC: Raina Telgemeier Brings a “Smile” to Fans’ Faces
The cartoonist wowed her fans, starting with a dramatic reading from "Sisters," and finishing with word about her new book, "Ghosts."
Tina Fey, Amy Poehler Get Raunchy in First ‘Sisters’ Trailer
The first trailer for the powerhouse comedy duo's next film has arrived.
Store Tour | Escape Pod Comics in Huntington Village, New York
Welcome to Store Tour, ROBOT 6’s new weekly exploration of comics shops, and the people who run them. Think of it as the retailer version of Shelf Porn. Each Sunday …
‘Sisters’ makes fifth-graders smile
Every year, I participate in my city’s Community Reading Day, in which adults in various professions read a book to an elementary school class. Everyone loves to read to the …
Raina Telgemeier Shares the Secrets of “Sisters”
In the companion to her best-selling graphic novel "Smile," acclaimed cartoonist Raina Telgemeier explores at her relationship with her younger sister.
In ‘Sisters,’ Raina Telgemeier captures small details of family life
Raina Telgemeier’s Sisters is about a car trip in the same way that her earlier graphic memoir Smile is about having dental work: It forms an organizing principle for a …
Faith Erin Hicks, Raina Telgemeier & Calista Brill Discuss the World of Graphic Novels
Three of the biggest names in graphic novel publishing gather to talk about the industry, building an audience, and making books for a living
Comics A.M. | Taking a stand against harassment at cons
Conventions | Samantha Melamed looks at the problem of harassment at comics conventions, particularly of cosplayers, and what some women are doing about it. The article includes interviews with artist …
What’s hot for summer and fall: Comics and graphic novels at BEA
Book Expo America is the annual trade show where publishers promote their upcoming books to retailers and librarians. BEA is all about books, but comics and graphic novels are a …
Comics A.M. | Tunisian court denies cartoonist’s appeal
Legal | A Tunisian court denied cartoonist Jabeur Mejri’s appeal of an eight-month sentence on charges of insulting a public official. Mejri was sentenced to seven and a half years …
Comics A.M. | In larger venue, Dallas Comic Con draws big crowd
Conventions | Preliminary estimates place attendance at Dallas Comic Con at 45,000, easily a record for the event, which not only moved this year to the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention …
Comics A.M. | Marvel, Yen Press caught in Amazon/Hachette feud
Publishing | Both Marvel and the manga publisher Yen Press are caught in the middle of the Amazon/Hachette dispute: Hachette is accusing Amazon of suppressing sales of Hachette titles in …