Tag: Graphic Novels & Comics

Bill Schelly on Comic and Science Fiction Visionary Otto Binder

In his captivating new biography Otto Binder, comic book historian Bill Schelly chronicles the professional successes and personal tragedies of the legendary Otto Binder. Credited with being the creator of many beloved superheroes, including fan-favorites Supergirl, Bizzaro, and the Legion of Super-Heroes, Binder captivated the minds of both children and young adults across the country, and around the world. …continue

The Girl from a Different World

Excerpt from A Child’s Life and Other Stories   Excerpted from A Child’s Life and Other Stories by Phoebe Gloeckner. © 1996, 1998, 2000 Phoebe Gloeckner.

The Diary of a Teenage Girl Theater Listings

We’ve been excited about the release of the film adaptation of The Diary of a Teenage Girl ever since the rave reviews started coming in after Sundance earlier this year. Needless to say, you may have heard us mention it a few times. So, now that you’ve read the book (you’ve read it, right?), and maybe listened to …continue

Staff Review: The Diary of a Teenage Girl, the film

NAB staff members were invited to the San Francisco pre-screening of The Diary of a Teenage Girl at the historic Castro Theatre this past Monday. Given the anticipation we’ve all had about the movie, it was an exciting evening, made even more so by the unexpected appearance of Alexander Skarsgård in full drag (for when in Rome/the Castro…) …continue

The Diary of a Teenage Girl Soundtrack to Be Released on Vinyl

The film adaptation of Phoebe Gloeckner’s The Diary of a Teenage Girl starring Bel Powley, Kristen Wiig, and Alexander Skarsgård is set to be released on August 7th. As the publisher of the graphic novel on which it’s based, to say we’re very excited for the film would be a massive understatement. Amidst the news of …continue

A Few Days in the Life of Minnie Goetze

by Phoebe Gloeckner The film adaptation of Phoebe Gloeckner’s The Diary of a Teenage Girl, starring Bel Powley, Alexander Skarsgård, and Kristen Wiig, will be in theaters in New York City and Los Angeles on August 7 and in other major cities soon after. If you’re someone who has to read a book before watching the movie, you …continue