This episode was recorded on May 27th, 2018!
Our show this week features a very special guest: Ben Saunders, professor at University of Oregon and curator of the Seattle Museum of Pop Culture’s HUGE Marvel exhibit (available until January 2019). Tia, Paul, and Mike have a wonderful chat with Ben and get an academic answer on the GREAT TAPE DEBATE.
Also, DO NOT MISS: The first issue of the IRCB Zine! Check it out at https://ircbpodcast.com/zine!!
- 00:00:00 – Start/Last Week in Comics
- 00:12:55 – Comic Picks
- 00:20:20 – Interview with MoPop Curator Ben Saunders
- 01:02:05 – Wrap/Credits
Comic Reads/Picks for this week
- Extremity #1-12
- Love & Rockets #5
- Justice League: No Justice #2 & 3
- Doctor Aphra #20
- The Wilds #3
- Aquaman/Jabberjaw Special #1
- Vagrant Queen #1
- Mike – @mikerapin
- Tia – @PortraitOfMmeX
- Paul – @OhHiPaulie
- Ben Saunders – University of Oregon
- Ben’s book: Do The Gods Wear Capes?
- Exhibit page at MoPOP
- Exhibit Coverage at Geekwire
- Exhibit Coverage at Forbes
- Matters of Gravity by Scott Bukatman
This week’s episode was produced by Mike Rapin and edited by Zander Riggs.
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