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Get Ready for School with Signed Fun Home, Sandman & More GNs with CBLDF Discussion Guides!

August 31, 2018
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Get Ready for School with Signed Fun Home, Sandman & More GNs with CBLDF Discussion Guides!

Get excited about your reading list with a slew of great graphic novels that you can use with our teaching & discussion guides! CBLDF is offering donors a selection of excellent graphic novels including Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic, signed & sketched by Alison Bechdel; Sandman: Overture Absolute Edition signed by Neil Gaiman & J.H. Williams III; Sandman: Overture Deluxe HC, signed by Neil…

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Gear Up & Support Free Speech With Brand-New CBLDF Exclusive Merch!

July 26, 2018
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Gear Up & Support Free Speech With Brand-New CBLDF Exclusive Merch!

For a very limited time, CBLDF supporters have the chance to get 2018 San Diego Comic-Con Exclusives! We have the commemorative shirts with art by Michael Cho and popular totes that tell you just what to do with all your comic books.  Plus, this week we are offering other brand-new merchandise, including t-shirts, enamel pins, and patches! But that’s not all! We are also rewarding…

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SDCC18 – Friday & Saturday with CBLDF!

July 20, 2018
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SDCC18 – Friday & Saturday with CBLDF!

What a great first day! It was amazing to meet so many supporters at the CBLDF Booth #1918, at panels, and of course at the annual Welcome Party! But while one day is done, there’s far too much to do to get bogged down with reminiscing. Follow CBLDF on Twitter to get updates throughout the…

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Go-To Guide for CBLDF at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

July 13, 2018
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Go-To Guide for CBLDF at San Diego Comic-Con 2018

Less than a week to go until the start of 2018’s San Diego Comic Con! Comic Book Legal Defense Fund has been a part of SDCC since time before memory (okay, for a really long time at least). And whether discussing panels or parties, CBLDF’s events are a great way to meet creators, get cool…

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SDCC18: Don’t Miss These CBLDF Signings!

July 10, 2018
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SDCC18: Don’t Miss These CBLDF Signings!

Stop by CBLDF Booth #1918 during San Diego Comic-Con to get these groundbreaking graphic novels signed by some of the talented people that brought the work to life. Friday, July 20 – 12 pm Stop by CBLDF Booth Friday at noon to meet Nancy Goldstein the author of Jackie Ormes: The First African-American Woman Cartoonist.…

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Influential Comic Book Artist Mystery Solved

April 18, 2018
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Influential Comic Book Artist Mystery Solved

Last weekend, artist and comics journalist James Romberger discovered Sy Barry was the identity of the artist behind Martin Luther King and The Montgomery Story, a civil rights comic that not only changed the medium, but the history of the United States. The books wide distribution through churches and schools created a means to disseminate information…

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Censorship By the Numbers: Beyond Books

April 11, 2018
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Censorship By the Numbers: Beyond Books

This week American Library Association‘s Office for Intellectual Freedom released its 2017 Most Challenged Books list, comprised of challenges reported to them as well as those discovered by local and national news coverage. However, of the 354 challenges in 2017, only 67% were actually about specific books. The rest of the challenges were to games,…

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The Art of MARCH: A Civil Rights Masterpiece

February 7, 2018
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The Art of MARCH: A Civil Rights Masterpiece

CBLDF Executive Director Charles Brownstein has teamed up with John Lind (Creative Director, Kitchen Sink Books, an imprint of Dark Horse Comics) to co-curate The Art of MARCH: A Civil Rights Masterpiece, an exhibit on display at the Museum of Illustration at the Society of Illustrators, February 28 – June 30, 2018. The Art of MARCH: A…

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LAST DAY for Personalized Gifts in CBLDF’s Spirit of Giving Campaign!

December 4, 2017
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LAST DAY for Personalized Gifts in CBLDF’s Spirit of Giving Campaign!

CBLDF’s 2017 Spirit of Giving holiday fundraiser gives you the chance to get personalized books from some of the biggest names in comics! But now is the time to act – TODAY IS THE LAST DAY OF THE DRIVE! You can receive graphic novels signed and personalized by creators, such as Chip Kidd, Brian K. Vaughan, Kevin Eastman, Cliff Chiang, Jeff Lemire and Dustin Nguyen,…

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Using Graphic Novels in Education: March: Book Three

July 31, 2017
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Using Graphic Novels in Education: March: Book Three

Welcome to Using Graphic Novels in Education, an ongoing feature from CBLDF that is designed to allay confusion around the content of graphic novels and to help parents and teachers raise readers. In this column, we examine graphic novels, including those that have been targeted by censors, and provide teaching and discussion suggestions for the use of…

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