So sorry to hear that Kim Thompson has passed. It was an honor to have him on the Collected Comics Library.
-Chris; June 19, 2013
Collected Comics Library Podcast #253
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I’m excited to move out of 2009 and in to 2010 and what a better way to kick it off then an interview with a true journeyman, Kim Thompson the Vice President and Publisher of Fantagraphics Books. Kim has been in the industry for over 30 years specializing in alternative and independent comics. Kim has also championed the cause of European translations, which we discuss in-depth today. We also talk about Fantagraphics commitment to classic comic strip reprints like Peanuts, Price Valiant, Dennis The Menace and Pogo. For even more on Kim Thompson, be sure to visit his Blog page.
Also on the show I congratutalte Greg S. from Ogden, Utah on winning the 6th Annual NCAA Football Bowl Contest. Greg has chosen Showcase Presents: Warlord Volume 1 as his prize.
All this including thoughts on Human Taget comic books and trade paperbacks and the New Releases of the Week.
Links of Note:
Human Target comic books