Study Comics with Paul
About This Show
A comics analysis podcast, where literacy researcher, English teacher, and comics reader Paul (@twoplai) discusses a comic book for socio-cultural, literary, and artistic significance. The podcast pairs various academic approaches to studying comics with superhero comics, alternative comics, and other offerings in the medium. Let's dig deep!
Most Recent Episode
112 Delilah Dirk series by Tony Cliff from First Second
Visuals for this episode are at http://studycomics.club/post/157683673085/113-delilah-dirk-series-by-tony-cliff-from-first
Our Family Friday podcast looks at ‘Delilah Dirk and the Turkish Lieutenant’ and ‘Delilah Dirk and the King’s Shilling’ by Tony Cliff (all art above by Tony Cliff) from First Second. Paul drools over the lively and exhilarating art, but also heaps praise on the ranginess of the adventure stories that Cliff meticulously crafts and tells in these compelling tales of the butt-kicking Dirk and her companion and friend Selim. Let’s dig deep!
Upcoming Episodes of ‘Study Comics with Paul’ (Read along! Send me your thoughts and questions!)
SP4RX by Wren McDonald (NoBrow)
Kamandi Challenge 1-2 by Various (DC)
Bakuman by Ohba and Obata and Weekly Shonen Jump (Viz)
Lazarus 22-25 by Rucka and Lark (Image)
Study Comics with Paul is a comics analysis podcast. It’s like a comics seminar, but the only prerequisite is love. I’m Paul, a literacy researcher, English teacher, and comics reader, and every week I take a work from a wide range of comics and apply various approaches to analysis.
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