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Comics Alternative Interviews: Talking Again with Jon Morris: Getting Your (Side)Kicks

Comics Alternative Interviews: Talking Again with Jon Morris: Getting Your (Side)Kicks

FromThe Comics Alternative


Comics Alternative Interviews: Talking Again with Jon Morris: Getting Your (Side)Kicks

FromThe Comics Alternative

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Length:
79 minutes
Released:
Dec 20, 2018
Format:
Podcast Episode

Description

Time Codes: 00:01:17 - Introduction 00:02:59 - Setup of interview 00:05:14 - Interview with Jon Morris 01:15:03 - Wrap up 01:17:05 - Contact us Jon Morris is back, once again, on The Comics Alternative, to share his research and sense of humor. His latest book The League of Regrettable Sidekicks (Quirk Books) is the follow up to his previous two works, The League of Regrettable Superheroes and The Legion of Regrettable Supervillains. In the spirit of the previous books, this one is a revealing and good-natured look at some of the strange creations making up comic-book history, figures that may be unknown or  completely forgotten by most enthusiasts. And perhaps for good reason. Also like the earlier works, Jon divides his survey into three temporal categories: the Golden Age, the Silver Age, and the Modern Age. Sterg and Derek have a fun time talking about the weirdness of this collection, their favorite "regrettable" sidekicks and henchmen, and their wonderment at how such figures made it into four colors. They also talk with Jon about his other work and future projects, including his own comics work. See where it all started! Visit Jon's blog, Gone and Forgotten, and get the inside scoop on retro comicdom! And if you're a Columbo fan, check out his sleuthy podcast, Just One More Thing.  
Released:
Dec 20, 2018
Format:
Podcast Episode