Sequential History: The Golden Age

The Golden Age of comics, roughly from 1938 to the late forties, was an amazing time to be involved in this unique art form. The modern comic book was born, and with it came the boom in sales that spurred the creation of many o...
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Sequential History: The Platinum Age (1897 – 1938)

Welcome to another edition of Sequential History, where we’ll be taking a look at some of the events and people that helped shape the comic book as we know it. Last time around we talked about the very beginnings of the m...
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Sequential History: The Birth of Sequential Art (Pre-History to the Platinum Age)

What is sequential art? Who were the first people to use this art form to tell stories? How did it evolve into what we can pick up today at our local comic shop? Over the course of the next few Sequential History columns, IR...
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Sequential History: The Birth & Influence of Superman

In this month’s Sequential History, we’re going to look back at the beginning. The beginning, some believe, of the comic book as we know it. Back to the first “superhero” of his kind to gain real popular...
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Sequential History: Comics Code Authority

Welcome to the first Sequential History! In this bi-monthly column I’ll focus on the history of comics. Our first adventure into history takes us back to the 1950s, for a look at the birth of the Comics Code Authority. No...
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