Posts Tagged ‘ sandman ’

Revisiting Preludes & Nocturnes At 30

March 13, 2019
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Revisiting Preludes & Nocturnes At 30

In November, CBLDF marked the 30th Anniversary of Sandman Issue #1 by a look back at both the praise and censorship that the series has received. The series as a whole stands as one of the most lauded works in comics, but regularly fans overlook the merits of Preludes & Nocturnes, the first volume of…

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Unparalleled Editor, Karen Berger – She Changed Comics

March 12, 2019
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Unparalleled Editor, Karen Berger – She Changed Comics

Karen Berger profile by Caitlin McCabe From modern masterpieces like Y: The Last Man, Fables, and The Invisibles, to seminal classics like V for Vendetta, Preacher, and Sandman, in a time when superheroes glutted the newsstand and comic shops, the former Executive Editor of Vertigo and original power woman of comics, Karen Berger, saw an…

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Celebrate World Book Day with Signed Fun Home, Saga, & Many More!

March 7, 2019
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Celebrate World Book Day with Signed Fun Home, Saga, & Many More!

Join CBLDF in celebrating World Book Day, today and every day, with your favorite banned and challenged graphic novels! CBLDF is offering donors a slew of resources and signed comics that have experienced band and challenges for their content, including: Fun Home, signed and sketched by Alison Bechdel; Saga Volume One Hardcover and Softcover Editions & Y: The Last Man Deluxe Hardcover,…

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Neil Gaiman Signs Sandman, Graveyard Book, & More To Benefit CBLDF!

February 21, 2019
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Neil Gaiman Signs Sandman, Graveyard Book, & More To Benefit CBLDF!

This week CBLDF is pleased to offer our donors a slew of fantastic graphic novels signed by the inimitable Neil Gaiman! Neil has been a longtime champion of CBLDF’s First Amendment work, and we are so excited to have his signed books available for our supporters! Donate today to grab your own copy of these classic…

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CBLDF Gift Guide 2018: Last Chance to Donate for Delivery by 12/25!

December 13, 2018
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CBLDF Gift Guide 2018: Last Chance to Donate for Delivery by 12/25!

Don’t miss out on great holiday gifts that also support CBLDF’s important work! If you need your items to arrive by December 25, orders for standard domestic shipping are due on Friday, December 14, and orders for expedited domestic shipping are due on Thursday, December 20! CBLDF 2018 Holiday Gift Guide! This holiday season you can support CBLDF and find something for…

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30 Years in The Dreaming

December 7, 2018
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30 Years in The Dreaming

November 29th marked the 30th Anniversary of the debut of Neil Gaiman’s Sandman. The original 75 issue run ended in March of 1996, but few characters in the comics world (especially outside of the superhero genre) have held on to the imagination of readers for three decades the way that Gaiman’s dark prince Morpheus has.…

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CBLDF Gift Guide 2018: Donate by 12/14 for Standard Shipping!

December 6, 2018
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CBLDF Gift Guide 2018: Donate by 12/14 for Standard Shipping!

There’s still time to donate to CBLDF and get a great gift for the comics lover in your life! Act fast – if you need your books to arrive by December 25, orders for regular shipping are due Friday, December 14, and orders for expedited shipping are due Thursday, December 20! CBLDF 2018 Holiday Gift Guide!…

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Give More Than Gifts This Holiday Season

December 4, 2018
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Give More Than Gifts This Holiday Season

The holidays can be a chaotic time of year. The sunlight hours are getting ever shorter and against the encroaching darkness we strive to fit more and more into each day. Gift buying and wrapping, food shopping and cooking, work parties, ugly sweater parties, white-elephant parties. And in the midst of all the fun, and…

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CBLDF Gift Guide 2018!

November 20, 2018
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CBLDF Gift Guide 2018!

CBLDF 2018 Holiday Gift Guide! This holiday season you can support CBLDF and find something for everyone on your list! We’re offering our donors the chance to grab gifts signed by incredible creators, including Classic GNs signed by Neil Gaiman, Stan Sakai, Alison Bechdel, & more; Modern GNs signed by Robert Kirkman, Brian K. Vaughan, Chuck Palahniuk, & more; Superhero GNs…

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Why Comics Are Banned

September 24, 2018
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Why Comics Are Banned

Every year, the American Library Association’s Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) receives reports of book challenges from around the country–that is, a request from an individual or group for a book to be restricted or removed from a library or classroom. Over the years OIF has tracked the books and comics that are challenged and…

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