02 Sep. 2014
The Pullbox Podcast: Episode 005
This month on The Pullbox Podcast, Kurtis and Michael go waaay back to the Golden Age of comic strips and also discuss a brand new graphic novel. Plus, comparing and contrasting the Winter Soldier movie and book: Sex Criminals: One Weird Trick, by Matt Fraction and Chip Zdarsky; The Complete Terry and the Pirates: 1934-1936, by Milton Caniff; and our Reader Pull, Captain America: Winter Soldier, by Ed Brubaker, Steve Epiting, et al.
Sex Criminals (00:06:02)
Terry and the Pirates (00:26:07)
Captain America: Winter Soldier (0:53:47)
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About the author
After receiving a copy of Web of Spider-Man #60 at his 10th birthday party, Kurtis has had a lifelong passion for comics. In 2011 he published his first book, CHUCK JONES: THE DREAM THAT NEVER WAS (IDW/Library of American Comics), featuring CRAWFORD, the unknown comic strip from the legendary Looney Tunes director. He is also the creator/cartoonist of KIDS, EH?, a daily comic strip about the real life funny things his kids say and do and co-host of the PULLBOX PODCAST, an international graphic novel book club podcast. Kurtis' taste in comics include everything from classic comic strips (Terry and the Pirates, Polly and Her Pals) to kid's comics (Zita the Space Girl, Ghostopolis) to Franco-Belgian bande dessinée (Freddy Lombard, Monsieur Jean).