Comic Book Legal Defense Fund

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Comic Book Legal Defense Fund Executive Director Charles Brownstein talks with S.W. Conser on KBOO's Words and Pictures
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A profile of a local organization fighting for the First Amendment rights of comics artists

 

Charles Brownstein is the Executive Director of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, a non-profit advocacy organization that moved its headquarters from New York to Portland in 2016.  The CBLDF provides aid to artists and publishers facing legal threats such as censorship, and publicizes the cases of overseas artists threatened with suppression and imprisonment.  They recently published a comics collection, the CBLDF Liberty Annual, as well as a book that chronicles the history of women cartoonists, She Changed Comics.

This episode originally aired on KBOO on November 10, 2016

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