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Live Blog: Your Guide To Comic-Con 2018

July 16
By Beth Accomando

Comic-Con closes today with what is traditionally known as kids' day.

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Comic-Con's Chief Communications Officer Gives Panel Recommendations

July 18
By Beth Accomando

Meet David Glanzer, who is not only Comic-Con's chief communications and strategy officer but also a fan of pop culture.

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Nonprofit Protects First Amendment Rights Of Comic Book Readers And Creators

July 18
By Brooke Ruth, Maureen Cavanaugh

Beyond the walls of Comic-Con, comics and graphic novels still face instances of censorship and discrimination.

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A Comic-Con Without Marvel, HBO Gives Others A Chance To Pop

July 18
By Associated Press

Over 130,000 pop culture devotees are descending on San Diego's Gaslamp District on Wednesday for the annual four-day comic book convention Comic-Con, the big, bright and very heavily branded confab of costumed superfans and the corporate sponsors vying for their attention — and dollars.

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Comic-Con Kicks Off With Preview Night

July 18
By City News Service

Comic-Con International, again expected to draw a wide array of fans of the popular arts, will conduct its annual preview night at the San Diego Convention Center Wednesday night.

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KPBS Journalist Jean Guerrero Traces Family History In New Memoir 'Crux'

July 17
By Marissa Cabrera, Maureen Cavanaugh

In her new book, "Crux: A Cross-Border Memoir," Jean Guerrero writes about her childhood, family history and most especially her father, who she calls the "ultimate migrant."

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New 'Romeo And Juliet' Employs Gender-Blind Casting

July 17
By Beth Accomando

Tyler Hewes loves Shakespeare and wants to find new ways to make the plays accessible to contemporary audiences. For his production of "Romeo and Juliet" he decided to go with gender-blind casting.

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First Person: I Moved To San Diego To Be Closer To Comic-Con

July 16
By Beth Accomando

Comic-Con seems like the perfect place for Nathan Donovan. So perfect that he decided to move to San Diego to be closer to the pop-culture convention.

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1st Comic-Con Of The MeToo Era Grapples With Harassment

July 16
By Associated Press

Comic-Con, the annual gathering of over 130,000 fans, artists, collectors and geek culture savants, has already been changed by the #MeToo and Time's Up era.

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New Exhibit Depicts Struggle, Triumphs Of San Diego's LGBTQ Community

July 13
By Kris Arciaga

"LGBTQ+ San Diego: Stories Of Struggle and Triumphs" is a new exhibit at the San Diego History Center, featuring artifacts, photographs and memorabilia representing both persecution and victories the community experienced.