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Retailer Spotlight: Bridge City Comics in Portland Oregon!

August 2, 2019
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Retailer Spotlight: Bridge City Comics in Portland Oregon!

Whether you’re looking to buy new comics, trade-in your used graphic novels, or join a killer book club, Bridge City in Portland has something for every type of fan. Located conveniently on Mississippi Ave, it’s the perfect place to drop in on a nice day of walking through the city perusing shops. Well lit with wide aisles…

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Join CBLDF for One Day Intensive – Teaching Comic Books

April 12, 2019
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Join CBLDF for One Day Intensive – Teaching Comic Books

Comic Book Legal Defense Fund is proud to present Teaching Comic Books, a one day conference created in collaboration with Portland State University Comics Studies and Portland Comic Book Month. TCB:PDX gathers leading expert educators, librarians, advocates, and creators for an intensive one-day conference about the values, challenges, and benefits of teaching with comics. Space…

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Check out CBLDF at Portland City Hall for Comic Book Month Opening

April 3, 2019
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Check out CBLDF at Portland City Hall for Comic Book Month Opening

  Portland’s City Hall is going to be transformed for one night into a free, mini comics convention! Featuring more than 20 vendors, including CBLDF, local vendors, creators, publishers, and others that exemplify the strong comics community in Portland. This is how the city is planning on kicking off the official 10th Anniversary of Comics…

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Retailer Spotlight: Cosmic Monkey Comics

March 15, 2019
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Retailer Spotlight: Cosmic Monkey Comics

Across town in Portland, Oregon from Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, on a busy street sits Cosmic Monkey Comics. The outside windows are painted in bright colors featuring neat caricatures of a monkey (obviously), an alien, a robot, and a dinosaur – all beneath exaltations of their wares promising comics, manga and more.    …

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Support CBLDF at Rose City Comic Con!

September 7, 2018
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Support CBLDF at Rose City Comic Con!

RCCC 2018: FIND CBLDF AT BOOTH #507! You can support CBLDF this weekend at Rose City Comic Con! Come visit us at booth #507 September 7-9 to make a difference in our important work. You can grab some of our free publications, become a CBLDF member, find yourself a great signed graphic novel or snazzy enamel pin, and so…

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Defend Comics with CBLDF at Rose City Comic Con!

September 7, 2017
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Defend Comics with CBLDF at Rose City Comic Con!

Be a comics defender this weekend at Rose City Comic Con in CBLDF’s hometown of Portland, Oregon! We’ll be on hand at booth #739 with signed goodies and more to support CBLDF’s important First Amendment work! Get the latest censorship news with CBLDF panels, an exclusive (and very limited) variant zine from Shannon Wheeler, and…

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Portland: Celebrate Will Eisner Week with CBLDF!

February 21, 2017
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Portland: Celebrate Will Eisner Week with CBLDF!

Portland State University and Comic Book Legal Defense Fund are joining forces with a week of special events to celebrate the hundredth birthday of Will Eisner, the legendary cartoonist whose influence defined the contours and possibilities of American comics in his lifetime and beyond! Will Eisner Week is an annual celebration around the week of March 6th. It celebrates “graphic novels,…

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Portland: Join CBLDF in Supporting Our Muslim Community

February 8, 2017
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Portland: Join CBLDF in Supporting Our Muslim Community

This Friday, CBLDF is joining Books with Pictures and Dr. Sketchy’s Anti-Art School: Portland to sponsor Comics Cards for Comfort, an event in support of Portland’s Muslim community. From 5:00 – 8:00 p.m., come to Books with Pictures (1100 SE Division Street, Portland, Oregon), where you can use your creativity to make art and cards that will be distributed…

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TODAY: CBLDF Talks Censorship and Diversity in Portland and Las Vegas

September 27, 2016
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TODAY: CBLDF Talks Censorship and Diversity in Portland and Las Vegas

Banned Books Week has begun! The week-long celebration of the freedom to read runs through October 1, and you can learn more about year’s theme of diversity with CBLDF during events in Portland, Oregon, and Las Vegas, Nevada! Banned Books Week: Diversity Tuesday, September 27, 7:30 p.m. Powell’s City of Books (1005 W. Burnside Street, Portland, OR 97209) Banned Books…

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Today for Banned Books Week: Join CBLDF in Portland!

September 26, 2016
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Today for Banned Books Week: Join CBLDF in Portland!

Banned Books Week has begun! The week-long celebration of the freedom to read runs through October 1, and you can learn more about year’s theme of diversity with CBLDF during “Banned Books: Diversity, Inclusion & Respect,” a panel being offered today in Portland, Oregon! Banned Books: Diversity, Inclusion & Respect Monday, September 26, 6:00 p.m. U.S. Bank Room, Central…

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