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Conversations with pioneering animators and comics artists

Every 2nd Thursday from 11:30 am - 12:00 pm

 

 By Carol Lay,Words And Pictures guest 23rd Oct '07

 

"Persistance Of Kat Klocks" by Carol Lay

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Snowden - the Graphic Biography

Airs at: Thu, 10/08/2015 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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Ted Rall returns to the KBOO studios with a new graphic biography of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.  Drawing from Ted's conversations with Snowden's own ACLU attorney as well as friends, colleagues, and security experts, Snowden is a complex portrait of a mysterious publ... Read more

Snowden by Ted Rall - Expanded Edition

Airs at: Thu, 10/08/2015 at 12:00am
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In this expanded, web-exclusive edition of Words and Pictures, we spend an extra half-hour talking with Ted Rall about his new graphic biography of NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden.  Drawing from Ted's conversations with Snowden's own ACLU attorney as well as friends, colle... Read more

Best of the Northwest Animation Festival

Airs at: Thu, 09/10/2015 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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We're joined in the studio by Sven Bonnichsen, Director of the Northwest Animation Festival and President of the local industry group ASIFA-Portland, to discuss the future of independent animation in Oregon and around the world. Read more

Are You Being Watched? - the David Chelsea webcomic

Airs at: Thu, 08/13/2015 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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Celebrated cartoonist and author David Chelsea pays a return visit to Words and Pictures to preview his new webcomic Are You Being Watched? — a modern take on the Faustian legend, set in the era of reality television. Read more

Autumnlands: Tooth & Claw

Airs at: Thu, 07/09/2015 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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Veteran writer Kurt Busiek and up-and-coming artist Benjamin Dewey are two of the most prolific talents in Portland's comic scene.  Busiek is the winner of multiple Eisner and Harvey awards, and Dewey is the creator of the popular Tragedies Series and co-creator with Paul T... Read more

Philip Barasch's Hand Hewn Comics

Airs at: Thu, 06/11/2015 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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Artist Philip Barasch exhibits his large-scale oil paintings at Portland-area galleries and industrial spaces, and then adapts the panels into card sets and sequential narratives.  His comic-book series Hand Hewn is about to be released, preceded by an exhibition at ECOpdx. Read more

Chuck Palahniuk's Fight Club 2

Airs at: Thu, 05/14/2015 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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Author Chuck Palahniuk is in the studio to preview Fight Club 2, an all-new serialized story from Dark Horse Comics featuring art by Cameron Stewart and David Mack.  Dark Horse Editor-in-Chief Scott Allie also joins us to talk about the collaborative art and writing scenes ... Read more

Chuck Palahniuk's Fight Club Comic - Extended Audio

Airs at: Thu, 05/14/2015 at 12:00am
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In this extended version of our May 2015 conversation with Chuck Palahniuk we hear more about the inspirations behind Fight Club 2, the all-new serialized story from Dark Horse Comics featuring art by Cameron Stewart and David Mack.  Chuck recounts the history of collaborat... Read more

Linework NW and DIY Magic

Airs at: Thu, 04/09/2015 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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Portland's newly-expanded Linework NW Comics and Illustration Festival is heading into its second year, and co-organizer Sam Marx is in the studio to give us a preview.  Then, D.I.Y. Magic author Anthony Alvarado has practical advice for listeners who want to unlock the pow... Read more

Empowering Renters with Comics

Airs at: Thu, 03/12/2015 at 11:30am - 12:00pm
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For millions of people across class, cultural, and generational divides, the comics form has proved an effective means for both instruction and empowerment.  So, when Portland's Community Alliance of Tenants needed a tool for teaching renters about their legal rights, they ... Read more