Season 2022

Comic Culture is a weekly series focused comic artistry, animation and authorship. Hosted by UNC Pembroke's Terence Dollard and produced by students of UNC Pembroke's Communications Studies program.

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Matt Hawkins, Image Comics

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Matt Hawkins, Image Comics

Matt Hawkins on his 30-year career as a creator, writer and executive for Image Comics.

Matt Hawkins, Image Comics

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Tom King, Romance Comics

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Tom King, Romance Comics

Tom King on how his CIA training helps him write comics.

Tom King, Romance Comics

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Charles Santino, Writer

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Charles Santino, Writer

Writer Charles Santino discusses his new comic Rammur and mastering the elevator pitch.

Charles Santino, Writer

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Bill Sienkiewicz, Fine Art Illustrator

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Bill Sienkiewicz, Fine Art Illustrator

Bill Sienkiewicz discusses the revamping of comic and graphic novel illustration.

Bill Sienkiewicz, Fine Art Illustrator

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Gregg Hurwitz, Writer

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Gregg Hurwitz, Writer

Gregg Hurwitz on writing novels, screenplays and comics.

Gregg Hurwitz, Writer

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Jules Rivera, Illustrator

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Jules Rivera, Illustrator

Illustrator, storyboard artist and graphic novelist Jules Rivera discusses her work.

Jules Rivera, Illustrator

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Greg Staples, Comic Book Artist

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Greg Staples, Comic Book Artist

English artist Greg Staples discusses his decades-long comic book career.

Greg Staples, Comic Book Artist

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Howard Chaykin, Writer & Artist

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Howard Chaykin, Writer & Artist

Writer & artist Howard Chaykin on comics beyond genre and why change is good.

Howard Chaykin, Writer & Artist

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Paul Levitz, Former DC Comics President

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Paul Levitz, Former DC Comics President

Former DC Comics President Paul Levitz on his career as writer, editor & executive.

Paul Levitz, Former DC Comics President

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Mike Grell, Writer & Artist

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Mike Grell, Writer & Artist

Mike Grell's career covers sci-fi, superhero & action-adventure comics over the years.

Mike Grell, Writer & Artist

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Axel Alonso, AWA Studios

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Axel Alonso, AWA Studios

AWA Studios' Axel Alonso discusses comics as social commentary & new ways to read comics.

Axel Alonso, AWA Studios

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Marv Wolfman, Comic Writer

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Marv Wolfman, Comic Writer

Marv Wolfman discusses The New Teen Titans and his collaboration with artist George Perez.

Marv Wolfman, Comic Writer

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Brian Bolland, DC Comics Artist

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Brian Bolland, DC Comics Artist

Artist Brian Bolland discusses his career at DC Comics, and what inspires his art

Brian Bolland, DC Comics Artist

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Blake Scott Ball, Charlie Brown's America

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Blake Scott Ball, Charlie Brown's America

Scholar Blake Scott Ball discusses his book Charlie Brown’s America, the Popular Politics.

Blake Scott Ball, Charlie Brown's America

Video thumbnail: Comic Culture Steve Mannion, Independent Comic Artist

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Steve Mannion, Independent Comic Artist

Artist Steve Mannion talks about his creative process and the business of self-publishing.

Steve Mannion, Independent Comic Artist