Around the Tubes

The weekend is almost here, yay!  There’s lots of comics to read and our Sunday radio show.  Here’s some news for you to waste the day away.

Around the Blogs:

Counter Punch – Graphic Foreign PolicyA pretty interesting read.

Press Citizen – Comics studied at UI?!Comics being taken seriously by academia.

CBLDF – NYC: Volunteer Recruitment Party on Sep 27! – If you’re in the NY area, get involved!

Con Coverage:

Bleeding Cool – Free Retailer Swag At New York Comic Con

Spandexless – SPX Pulls: House of Twelve Comics, Number Three

Spandexless – SPX Talks: Adam Dembicki

Fantagraphics Books – Hey, Remember Comic-Con 2011?

Around the Tubes Reviews:

CBR – Birds of Prey #1

MTV Geek – Catwoman #1

Divanee – Code Word: Geronimo

Fear Net – J.N. Williamson’s Illustrated Masques

CBR – Wonder Woman #1

MTV Geek – New 52 Review: Batman, Captain Atom, Deadman, and Legion of Super-Heroes

The Mary Sue – The New 52 in Review: Week 3

IGN – Comic Book Reviews for 9/21/11

MTV Geek – New 52 Reviews: ‘Green Lantern Corps,’ ‘Red Hood and the Outlaws,’ ‘Nightwing,’ and ‘Blue Beetle’

London Free press – Graphic-novel review: There’s no reason for DC relaunch