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Mark Wheatley on the Breathtaker Indiegogo Campaign

Mark Wheatley details the reasons he and fellow comics creator went to the crowdfunding site Indiegogo to underwrite the preproduction work necessary to reprint their seminal graphic novel, Breathtaker.

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December 17, 2013 8:00 AM ET
Veteran artist and comics creator Mark Dudley talks about the Imaginos Plus! Kickstarter—a new anthology which features work from rising comics stars based in the Detroit metro area and beyond—he's spearheading, and what he hopes to accomplish with both the campaign and the book it supports.
September 6, 2013 9:30 PM ET
Don McGregor discusses the long, strange history of Sabre: The Early Future Years project, why now is the time for the return of this important and influential indie comic title, and why he and his creative partners are launching the book via a Kickstarter campaign.
August 26, 2013 7:40 PM ET
Robert Sodaro talks about the origins of The Owlgirls comic book series and the Kickstarter campaign to make it a reality.
May 29, 2013 8:40 PM ET
A detailed examination of the creation of Francis Ford Coppola's masterpiece, including very cool replica documents from the Archive of Paramount Pictures.
April 30, 2013 8:30 PM ET
David Sandoval discusses the origin of his epic fantasy comic series, The Tribulations of Abaddon, how he assembled the artistic team to bring his vision to life, and why he decided to self publish it using a Kickstarter campaign in this interview conducted by Bill Baker for The Morton Report.
April 27, 2013 8:00 AM ET
Elaine Lee and Michael William Kaluta discuss the controversies that surrounded their Starstruck comic book series when it was first released, why those aspects are of little concern in today's world, share some of their fond memories of the early days of their decades long collaboration and share some hints of what the future holds for the Starstruck Multiverse in this concluding half of their extended conversation with Bill Baker.
April 25, 2013 8:40 PM ET
Elaine Lee and Michael William Kaluta discuss the return of their creator-owned comic book series, Startstruck, why they're using a Kickstarter campaign to underwrite its publication, and the history of the long-lived project in this first half of their extended conversation with Morton Report columnist Bill Baker.
April 16, 2013 10:15 PM ET
Shane-Michael Vidaurri discusses his first graphic novel, Iron: Or, the War After, how he created the story and art work, and why he chose to use animals to portray the characters in his cloak and dagger thriller.
April 15, 2013 7:30 AM ET
Graphic novelist Travis Hanson discusses his latest Kickstarter campaign to fund the Adventures for a Lazy Afternoon art book, why crowdfunding is one of the most important developments in recent years, and his webcomic, The Bean, among other topics.
April 3, 2013 8:55 PM ET
Artist Tom Brown, co-creator with his wife Nimue, of the Hopeless, Maine series of graphic novels, describes the twisted history of the webcomic turned printed book.
March 26, 2013 10:20 PM ET
Comics creator and publisher turned convention promoter Cliff Galbraith talks about the second annual Asbury Park Comicon, detailing the guests, events and increasing popularity of this, New Jersey's only major comic convention.
March 25, 2013 9:00 AM ET
Animator and first-time graphic novelist Moro Rogers discusses City in the Desert: The Monster Problem, her approach to creating her work, and the book's connection with Plato in this exclusive interview conducted by Bill Baker.
March 24, 2013 4:20 PM ET
Eric R. Gignac discusses the Kickstarter campaign to support the adaptation of Robert A. Heinlein's "A Citizen of the Galaxy" into graphic novel format, and details his hopes for future adaptations of the "don" of science fiction's other books.
March 19, 2013 7:10 PM ET
Publisher Manuel Auad discusses the limited edition "Frank Brangwyn: The Way of the Cross" art portfolio, one of the most beautifully rendered artistic interpretations of the crucifixion of Jesus Christ.
March 11, 2013 9:20 PM ET
Award-winning cartoonist Rick Geary discusses A Treasury of Victorian Murder Compendium volume 1, the latest release in his highly successful Murder series published by NBM Publishing.
March 4, 2013 7:50 PM ET
I first met Keu Cha about a decade ago, just after he accepted his first major assignment, penciling Witchblade for Top Cow. I still remember being blown away by his highly detailed, stylish approach to that character and her...
February 17, 2013 3:20 PM ET
Publisher and comics creator Tom Kaczynski talks about Uncivilized Books, the upstart independent imprint he founded, why he decided to release books by a who's who of alternative comics creators, and lays out the full slate of books scheduled to hit in 2013.
February 14, 2013 8:00 AM ET
Indpendent comics creator and publisher Gary Scott Beatty reveals the dark roots of Tales of Fear #1, his forthcoming horror anthology, how he created the stories and what he's trying to accomplish with the book, and his line of Indie Comics anthologies.
February 13, 2013 4:40 PM ET
Celebrated comics writer and author Warren Ellis talks discusses his latest novel, Gun Machine, the difference between writing comics and prose, why he's chosen to work in both fields, and the reason he doesn't concern himself with what readers will take from his work.

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