At Comic-Con, Geeks Wield Power
- Comic book heroes. Mangels, Andy // Advocate;7/20/2004-8/3/2004, Issue 919, p62
This article provides information on San Diego's Comic-Con International on July 22-25, 2004. The 35-year-old convention has diversified immensely over the lost decade, particularly in catering to fans and creators of every sexual and gender orientation. The event brings Hollywood to the...
- The Relevance of the POPCAANZ (Popular Culture Association of Australia and New Zealand) Conference for Sociology. Neill, Lindsay // New Zealand Sociology;2011, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p145
Information on several topics discussed at the Popular Culture Association of Australia and New Zealand (POPCAANZ) conference on sociology in Australia and New Zealand is presented. It mentions that the conference has exhibited popular culture topics, including comics and anime, popular music,...
- Brands Can Shine Outside the Box. Dominiak, Mark // Television Week;8/29/2005, Vol. 24 Issue 35, p10
Focuses on the Wizard World Convention, an event organized by comic publisher Wizard Entertainment aim at connecting its readers to hot pop culture properties. Sales generated by product tie-in with motion pictures "Spiderman" and "X-Men"; Readership of Wizard Entertainment; Highlights of the...
- Women in comic books. Lavin, Michael R. // Serials Review;1998, Vol. 24 Issue 2, p93
Provides a history of women in comic books from the 1930s to the 1990s. Examination of significant trends such as `good girl art' and crime comics; Patriotic super-heroines of the 1940s; Realistic heroines of the sixties and seventies; Huge popularity of `bad-girl' comics in the 1990s; Positive...
- CULTURE SHOCK! Wartella, M. // Interview;Feb2008, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p57
The article presents comic strip titled "Culture Shock!"
- Ocean County Library NJ 'Gets Graphic' with Comics Symposium. Dowd, Nancy // Library Mosaics;Nov/Dec2002, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p6
Features the Comic Symposium hosted by the Ocean County Library in New Jersey focusing on the trends and future of comics. Participants at the conference; Illustration workshop; Discussions.
- Fans Pro On Con. Peterson, Karyn M. // Playthings;Apr2008, Vol. 106 Issue 4, p10
The article offers information about the third annual New York Comic-Con to be held on April 18-20, 2008 at the Javits Center in New York City.
- San Diego Comic-Con 2009. // Gay & Lesbian Times;7/23/2009, Issue 1126, p49
The article offers information on the San Diego Comic-Con International convention to be held at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California on July 22-26, 2009.
- Hooray for Halle-wood! Brown, Scott // Entertainment Weekly;
Provides information on 2003 Comic-Con, an annual international comics convention which was held from July 17 to 20, 2003.