Sunday Runaround – Reading Out Loud

MouseWatch: David Petersen reads last year’s Mouse Guard Free Comic Book Day story

ChicagoWatch: Neil Gaiman writes;

I’m writing a speech I will be delivering in Chicago next week, with the working title of “What the [very bad swearword] is a Children’s Book anyway?” It’s about, well, what Children’s fiction is, something the book I’m writing right now has me thinking about all the time. It has a seven year old hero, and magic, and terror, but it doesn’t feel like a kids’ book, and the attitudes and content are profoundly adult.

FreeWatch: Free Comic Book Day was trending on Twitter worldwide yesterday and seemed to own all known media. There was a time when shops used to beg press for coverage. Now it’s the other way around.

SexWatch: When Hawkeye had sex with a Wanda Doombot.

This is Computo the Comic Link Conqueror speaking. I come for your women. But for now I merely collate comic-related bits and pieces online. One day I will rule. Until that day, read on.

They say I am a work in progress. The fools.

Lichtenstein and the Comics in Chicago | The Comics Journal

In anticipation of Lichtenstein: A Retrospective, on April 12th The Art Institute of Chicago convened an eclectic panel to discuss comics: Neal Adams, Ivan Brunetti, Geof Darrow, and J.J. Sedelmaier, moderated by Richard Holland, co-founder of Bad at Sports podcast. We’re pleased to present a recording of the panel, with thanks to the museum.

DC Women Kicking Ass – An interesting question; who’s the Question?

Note: If you haven’t read The New 52 the offering from DC Comics from FCBD you might want to stop reading now.