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Librarian & Educator Mini-Con Returns to San Diego for Second Year

August 4, 2017
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Librarian & Educator Mini-Con Returns to San Diego for Second Year

For the second year in a row, the San Diego Public Library hosted its free Comic Conference for Educators and Librarians in conjunction last month’s Comic Con International. CBLDF Editorial Director Betsy Gomez was there to moderate the panel on Equipping Teachers to Defend Comics, and we are overjoyed to see so many comics creators,…

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SDCC 2015: Thursday Events with CBLDF

July 9, 2015
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Comic-Con is here! We’ll be joining thousands of comics fans from around the world, and you’ll find us at booth 1918 with exclusive premiums, informative panels, and the best party at Comic-Con, all to benefit our important work defending the right to read comics! Let’s take a look at what you can expect from CBLDF…

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SDCC 2015: Kick Off Comic-Con Tonight During an Evening with Raina Telgemeier!

July 7, 2015
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SDCC 2015: Kick Off Comic-Con Tonight During an Evening with Raina Telgemeier!

Raina Telgemeier, the best-selling author of Smile, Sisters, and Drama is coming to the San Diego Central Library, in downtown San Diego, tonight at 6:00 p.m. for “An Evening With Raina,” a free event to help you get ready for Comic-Con International! Raina’s all-ages graphic novels have delighted readers of all ages! Come hear her…

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Scott McCloud and Larry Marder Talk Comics Censorship in San Diego!

September 30, 2014
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Scott McCloud and Larry Marder Talk Comics Censorship in San Diego!

The last stop on CBLDF’s Banned Books Week Tour was San Diego, where we joined with co-sponsors Comic-Con International and the San Diego Public Library to present a “Beware of Comics!” conversation with Scott McCloud and Larry Marder. The evening was a great success thanks to the organizers, participants, and attendees! CBLDF Executive Director Charles…

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Join Scott McCloud and Larry Marder in San Diego for Banned Books Week!

September 9, 2014
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Join Scott McCloud and Larry Marder in San Diego for Banned Books Week!

Beware of Comics! –  A Banned Books Week Conversation with Scott McCloud & Larry Marder DANGER! Comics are still risky business, with contents so shocking that they’re being banned all over the United States! On Thursday, September 25, celebrate Banned Books Week at Beware of Comics! featuring Scott McCloud, acclaimed author of Understanding Comics and the…

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