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Kids' Comics Revolution!

Jerzy Drozd and Dave Roman

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Connecting the worlds of comics, graphic novels & kid lit. Be a part of the Kids' Comics Revolution!

Latest Episodes

KCR! 14 – Video Games & Comics – Kids’ Eye View

El Deafo! Yotsuba!Super Smash Brothers, and more! We’ve had some terrific book talks on this show from kids on the comics they love. Some of you have even suggested that they’re the best part of the show. And why not? The enthusiasm of kids talking about the stuff they love is way infectious. So let’s […]

79 min2015 FEB 9
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KCR! 14 – Video Games & Comics – Kids’ Eye View

KCR! 13 – Cartoons to Comics, with Rafael Rosado

Giants Beware! Mermin! Rafael Rosado, and more! Comics and animation may share a lot of DNA. After all, the artists are clarifying their worlds through use of shape, size, line, and color. But unlike comics, animated cartoons have sound and motion! Surely switching from animation to comics puts an artist at a disadvantage, or does […]

51 min2014 SEP 29
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KCR! 13 – Cartoons to Comics, with Rafael Rosado

KCR! 12 – ALA Annual with Chris Giarrusso and Matt Phelan

Artist Alley! Storm in the Barn! G-Man! Secret Science Alliance! And More! Tabling at conventions is an integral part of how cartoonists promote their work. But now that the American Library Association has opened up an artist alley for graphic novelists at their Annual Conference, we’ve got a brand new venue with an entirely different […]

73 min2013 SEP 21
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KCR! 12 – ALA Annual with Chris Giarrusso and Matt Phelan

KCR! 11 – Aaron Renier & KCR! Award Winners LIVE at ALA Annual

Kids Comics Awards, Unsinkable Walker Bean, ALA GN Stage & more! We’re on the red carpet getting ready for a special awards edition of the Kids’ Comics Revolution! There are many awards for cartoonists and authors. The Harveys, The Eisners, The Ignatz, and even more in the world of children’s book publishing. And while every […]

77 min2013 AUG 25
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KCR! 11 – Aaron Renier & KCR! Award Winners LIVE at ALA Annual

KCR! 10 – Comics Make Readers, with The Nerdy Book Club

Nerdy Book Club! Kid Cartoonists! Comics in the classroom! & lots more! We’ve all heard someone say “well at least they’re reading,” as a defense of kids’ love of comics. And it’s true–comics can be a great inroad to developing a love of reading. But is that all comics offer? Or can we celebrate them […]

72 min2013 AUG 9
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KCR! 10 – Comics Make Readers, with The Nerdy Book Club

KCR! 09 – Kickstarting Your Graphic Novel

Kickstarter! Crowdfunding! Alexis Fajardo, and more! The internet has opened the doors wide, to both published and unpublished authors. And crowdfunding services like Kickstarter have made things even more exciting. But is it really as simple as posting a video and reward tiers to Kickstart a project? What unforeseen challenges come with these new platforms? […]

77 min2013 JUN 15
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KCR! 09 – Kickstarting Your Graphic Novel

KCR! 08 – Working for Peanuts

Peanuts! Snoopy! Charlie Brown! Alexis Fajardo, and more! Happiness is…a new episode of the Kids’ Comics Revolution! Many of us have daydreamed about working on a book featuring characters we grew up with. It’s a dream job, right? Be careful what you wish for, because now you’re now the caretaker of a creator’s legacy that’s […]

37 min2013 MAR 30
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KCR! 08 – Working for Peanuts

KCR! 07 – Superheroes with Gregg Schigiel

Spider-Man! Avengers! Hulk Smash! Stuff Said, and more! For a long time superheroes were synonymous with kids’ comics. Many of us fell in love with the medium through the genre. But why are superheroes so compelling? Is it wish fulfillment? Do they operate as modern mythology? Or is it as simple as the joy of […]

84 min2013 FEB 9
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KCR! 07 – Superheroes with Gregg Schigiel

KCR! 06 – School and Library Visits with Jarrett Krosoczka

Fullmetal Alchemist, Giants Beware!, Lunch Lady Comics, and more! We’ve talked about the importance of book launch parties in the past, but what about taking your show on the road? But how do you break into doing school and library visits? And how do you condense a lifetime of skill-building into an hour of presentation […]

91 min2012 DEC 1
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KCR! 06 – School and Library Visits with Jarrett Krosoczka

KCR! 05 – Zita the Spacegirl (Book Club)

Zita the Spacegirl! Ben Hatke! Book Reviews! Welcome to a special BOOK CLUB edition of Kids Comics Revolution! This episode is dedicated entirely to the graphic novel Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke, published by First Second Books. We hear from kids, teachers, cartoonists, librarians, and maybe even a few aliens to find out what […]

62 min2012 SEP 27
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KCR! 05 – Zita the Spacegirl (Book Club)
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Latest Episodes

KCR! 14 – Video Games & Comics – Kids’ Eye View

El Deafo! Yotsuba!Super Smash Brothers, and more! We’ve had some terrific book talks on this show from kids on the comics they love. Some of you have even suggested that they’re the best part of the show. And why not? The enthusiasm of kids talking about the stuff they love is way infectious. So let’s […]

79 min2015 FEB 9
Comments
KCR! 14 – Video Games & Comics – Kids’ Eye View

KCR! 13 – Cartoons to Comics, with Rafael Rosado

Giants Beware! Mermin! Rafael Rosado, and more! Comics and animation may share a lot of DNA. After all, the artists are clarifying their worlds through use of shape, size, line, and color. But unlike comics, animated cartoons have sound and motion! Surely switching from animation to comics puts an artist at a disadvantage, or does […]

51 min2014 SEP 29
Comments
KCR! 13 – Cartoons to Comics, with Rafael Rosado

KCR! 12 – ALA Annual with Chris Giarrusso and Matt Phelan

Artist Alley! Storm in the Barn! G-Man! Secret Science Alliance! And More! Tabling at conventions is an integral part of how cartoonists promote their work. But now that the American Library Association has opened up an artist alley for graphic novelists at their Annual Conference, we’ve got a brand new venue with an entirely different […]

73 min2013 SEP 21
Comments
KCR! 12 – ALA Annual with Chris Giarrusso and Matt Phelan

KCR! 11 – Aaron Renier & KCR! Award Winners LIVE at ALA Annual

Kids Comics Awards, Unsinkable Walker Bean, ALA GN Stage & more! We’re on the red carpet getting ready for a special awards edition of the Kids’ Comics Revolution! There are many awards for cartoonists and authors. The Harveys, The Eisners, The Ignatz, and even more in the world of children’s book publishing. And while every […]

77 min2013 AUG 25
Comments
KCR! 11 – Aaron Renier & KCR! Award Winners LIVE at ALA Annual

KCR! 10 – Comics Make Readers, with The Nerdy Book Club

Nerdy Book Club! Kid Cartoonists! Comics in the classroom! & lots more! We’ve all heard someone say “well at least they’re reading,” as a defense of kids’ love of comics. And it’s true–comics can be a great inroad to developing a love of reading. But is that all comics offer? Or can we celebrate them […]

72 min2013 AUG 9
Comments
KCR! 10 – Comics Make Readers, with The Nerdy Book Club

KCR! 09 – Kickstarting Your Graphic Novel

Kickstarter! Crowdfunding! Alexis Fajardo, and more! The internet has opened the doors wide, to both published and unpublished authors. And crowdfunding services like Kickstarter have made things even more exciting. But is it really as simple as posting a video and reward tiers to Kickstart a project? What unforeseen challenges come with these new platforms? […]

77 min2013 JUN 15
Comments
KCR! 09 – Kickstarting Your Graphic Novel

KCR! 08 – Working for Peanuts

Peanuts! Snoopy! Charlie Brown! Alexis Fajardo, and more! Happiness is…a new episode of the Kids’ Comics Revolution! Many of us have daydreamed about working on a book featuring characters we grew up with. It’s a dream job, right? Be careful what you wish for, because now you’re now the caretaker of a creator’s legacy that’s […]

37 min2013 MAR 30
Comments
KCR! 08 – Working for Peanuts

KCR! 07 – Superheroes with Gregg Schigiel

Spider-Man! Avengers! Hulk Smash! Stuff Said, and more! For a long time superheroes were synonymous with kids’ comics. Many of us fell in love with the medium through the genre. But why are superheroes so compelling? Is it wish fulfillment? Do they operate as modern mythology? Or is it as simple as the joy of […]

84 min2013 FEB 9
Comments
KCR! 07 – Superheroes with Gregg Schigiel

KCR! 06 – School and Library Visits with Jarrett Krosoczka

Fullmetal Alchemist, Giants Beware!, Lunch Lady Comics, and more! We’ve talked about the importance of book launch parties in the past, but what about taking your show on the road? But how do you break into doing school and library visits? And how do you condense a lifetime of skill-building into an hour of presentation […]

91 min2012 DEC 1
Comments
KCR! 06 – School and Library Visits with Jarrett Krosoczka

KCR! 05 – Zita the Spacegirl (Book Club)

Zita the Spacegirl! Ben Hatke! Book Reviews! Welcome to a special BOOK CLUB edition of Kids Comics Revolution! This episode is dedicated entirely to the graphic novel Zita the Spacegirl by Ben Hatke, published by First Second Books. We hear from kids, teachers, cartoonists, librarians, and maybe even a few aliens to find out what […]

62 min2012 SEP 27
Comments
KCR! 05 – Zita the Spacegirl (Book Club)
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