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Calvin and Hobbes and quarantine

Calvin and Hobbes and quarantine

When I think of Calvin, that glorious little menace, I first remember the depth of his imagination. His was an external life born explicitly of the internal: distant planets, bed monsters, mutant snowscapes, gravity-defying wagon rides, crass Transmogrifications, and of course, one tuna-loving tiger BFF.

Mickey Mouse cels animate collectors

Mickey Mouse cels animate collectors

NEW YORK – Animation art has long been a popular collectible and is a great way to physically preserve a piece of one’s childhood. Among the earliest examples are production celluloids (cels) for Walt Disney animation movies, especially prewar film shorts starring Mickey Mouse.

Comic-Con 2020 is Canceled

Comic-Con has been canceled for 2020 and will return in 2021. Please view this video with Comic-Con’s 2021 new dates, refund and transfer policies, and WonderCon Anaheim’s schedule as well:

Foolish Questions

Foolish Questions

an exhibition at the Museum of Pop Culture, Seattle, February 11–April 23, 2017; the Grand Rapids Art Museum, May 21–August 27, 2017;

Valley Comic Book Convention  March 22, 2020

Valley Comic Book Convention March 22, 2020

Pop Culture Cartoonist Patrick Owsley Underdog, Hanna-Barbera, Rocky & Bullwinkle, The Simpsons, Rankin/Bass, Cartoon Network, DC Comics, Looney Tunes. March 22, 2020, 10am-4pmHyatt Regency Valencia, 24500 Town Center Dr. Valencia, CA 91355 $9 Admission 12 and...

Pasadena Comic Con 2020

Pasadena Comic Con 2020

Visit the Pasadena Comic Convention and Toy Show on Sunday January 19th 2020!
See guest list, event schedule, and information about parking for the event on the Pasadena Comic Con web site

Pencil Bag Packing Party!

Pencil Bag Packing Party!

We would like to thank our SuperFriends for their generous donations we have received! In addition, we would like to thank several of our local SuperFriends who came to our office to pack our new edition of pencil bags! These 400 pencil bags are stuffed with, 2...

Recent Learning Event in Oxnard, CA @ Alturas!

Recent Learning Event in Oxnard, CA @ Alturas!

The kind people at Alturas welcomed us back to Oxnard for another learning event! It was another big success! All of this wouldn't be possible if it weren't for you and your contributions to Learn to Read Comics! Thanks to your generosity, we were able to provide...

How to Get Into Comic Books

Here’s a variety of ways to address how to read and understand comic books and graphic novels if you’re new to the genre.

Check Out Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge – First Look

C|net reporters visited Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge, the latest addition to Disneyland and every Star Wars fan’s dream. Fly the Millenium Falcon, join the First Order, check out unique food items at the Galactic cafe (including Blue Milk!), build your own R2 droid unit!

Giving Event at a Local LA Hospital!

Giving Event at a Local LA Hospital!

In May, for Free Comic Book Day, Learn To Read Comics organized a giving event for students staying at a local LA hospital In total, 50 students received books and learning materials in this giveaway.

Shazam!

Shazam!

What do you get when the powers of an all-powerful wizard of old find a true champion? You get a hero who can fire lightning from his hands!!!

Avengers: Endgame

Avengers: Endgame

The end of an era has finally finished the home stretch students… and let me tell you it hurts, but it was a journey we all knew would come to an end.

Free Comic Book Day 2019

Free Comic Book Day 2019

Free Comic Book Day returns this year for an international celebration during which comic book shops give away free comics to anyone who visits their shops.

HAWKEYE to Pass Torch to KATE BISHOP

HAWKEYE to Pass Torch to KATE BISHOP

The post-Avengers: Endgame fate of one original Avenger may be revealed, as Disney+ is planning a Hawkeye solo show starring Jeremy Renner, according to Variety.

Aquaman

Aquaman

Pretty sure that’s all I can use without getting into legal trouble with a pack of sharks from a certain theme park…hee hee!

This Is Manga!

This Is Manga!

For students of all ages, there is a free Manga exhibit at the Japan House, here in Los Angeles until March 28, 2019.

Comics and CLIL

Comics and CLIL

Comics and CLIL (Content Language and Integrated Learning): Producing Quality…

Movie Review: Venom

Movie Review: Venom

Who’s got no face, all inky and super strong and dangerous to boot, but with a slight conscience, only due to…

Wakanda Forever!

Wakanda Forever!

When Black Panther rolled into theaters, it was one of the most anticipated movie events of the season.

Coming Soon!

Coming Soon!

Yes, you read that right. Learn To Read Comics is giving away free comics to encourage…

Movie Review: Solo

Movie Review: Solo

Now Boarding for the Kessel Run!! And board you should my young rebels, storm troopers…