NE – Gene Luen Yang Signing

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Join the UNO School of the Arts in welcoming graphic novel author and comic artist Gene Luen Yang to the UNO campus on Thursday April 14, 2016 at 6:30 PM.

Yang has penned such beloved and critically acclaimed graphic novels as “American Born Chinese,” “Boxers & Saints,” and “Animal Crackers,” as well as working on popular comic series including “Superman” and “Avatar: The Last Airbender.” Yang was also recently named the fifth National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature by the Library of Congress, Every Child A Reader, and the Children’s Book Council.

Yang will be giving a lecture on his experiences, as well doing a Q & A session and book signing. Books and comics will be available for purchase, provided by Legend Comics and Coffee. The event is free and open to the public. Free parking will be available in Lot T (lower level of East Parking Garage) beginning at 5:30 P.M.

Questions? Contact Dr. Jeremy Johnson.

This event is sponsored by the UNO College of Communication, Fine Arts and Media’s Cultural Enrichment Fund, which seeks to provide opportunities for UNO students to experience and engage with the arts. UNO is an AA/EEO /ADA institution. For questions, accommodations or assistance please call/contact Charlotte Russell, ADA/504 Coordinator (phone: 402.554.3490 or TTY 402.554.2978) or Anne Heimann, Director, Disability Services (phone: 402.554.2872).

University of Nebraska Omaha
6001 Dodge Street, Omaha, NE 68182

NE – FCBD: Moon Knight Signing

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Artist Greg Smallwood (Flash Gordon, Dream Thief) appears at Krypton Comics on Saturday, May 7, 2016 to promote his brand new Moon Knight series and to celebrate Free Comic Book Day!

Also appearing is actress Nell Campbell (The Rocky Horror Picture Show, The Killing Fields, Great Expectations)! Ms. Campbell’s appearance is co-sponsored by Dr. San Guinary’s Creature Feature.

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Krypton Comics
2819 South 125th Avenue #261, Omaha, NE 68144-3873
(402) 391-4131

NE – Batman’s Arsenal Signing

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Press Release:

Matt McNabb, author of “Batman’s Arsenal, An Encyclopedic Chronicle”, will be gracing Krypton Comics with his presence March 26th, from Noon to approximately 4 PM. McNabb’s book provides an in-depth look at every gadget, weapon, vehicle and crime-fighting tool that Batman has used in his 75 years of adventuring. We hope to have copies of the book available for purchase, and Matt himself should also have some copies available as well. Come meet a super cool guy and find out more about his fascinating insight into the world of comic’s greatest detective!

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Krypton Comics
2819 South 125th Avenue #261, Omaha, NE 68144-3873
(402) 391-4131

NE – Deadpool Writer Signing

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Comedian Brian Posehn appears at Trade A Tape Comic Center on Friday February 19, 2016 from 2:00 till 4:00 PM to sign DEADPOOL comics of which he is the co-writer. He will also perform stand up at the Bourbon Theatre that evening starting at 7:00 PM. Get free admission to the signing with the purchase of one of Brian’s comics or a ticket to his show at the Bourbon.

Trade A Tape Comic Center
145 S 9th St, Lincoln, NE 68508
(402) 435-6063

NE – Brian Posehn Performs

00000000-brian-posehn-neComedian Brian Posehn performs at the Bourbon Theatre on Friday, February 19th at 8:00 PM! Tickets available at the link.

Press Release:

Comedian/actor/writer Brian Posehn always has a full plate in front of him. He is constantly touring as a stand-up comedian in the best comedy clubs and rock venues in the country. 2013 marked the release of his first hour long special, The Fartist, through Netflix. Brian is currently co-writing Deadpool for Marvel Comics. He has a popular podcast, Nerd Poker, on the Earwolf Network.

Brian co-starred in Universal’s feature, The Five-Year Engagement, directed by Nick Stoller and produced by Judd Apatow and in the popular Canadian indie comedy, Lloyd the Conqueror. In the last year he has done guest spots on the sitcoms, The Big Bang Theory, Guys With Kids and Anger Management. He also starred for three seasons in Comedy Central’s popular show, The Sarah Silverman Program, and toured as one of the original members of the Comedians of Comedy.

Besides writing and performing on HBO’s acclaimed Mr. Show, he has appeared in sitcoms such as Just Shoot Me, Seinfeld, NewsRadio, Californication, Everybody Loves Raymond and Friends. He also has an extensive resume in voice-acting including Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Adventure Time, Metalocalypse, Bob’s Burgers, Mission Hill, and American Dad.
Brian has also appeared in several movies, including Judd Apatow’s Funny People, Rob Zombie’s The Devil’s Rejects, Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, Sex Drive, and Surf’s Up.

He has written episodes of The Sarah Silverman Program and Metalocalypse (Adult Swim). He’s written for the popular sketch show, Human Giant and various specials and roasts including recent stints on the Oscars and The Comedy Central Roast of Roseanne Barr. In 2009 and 2010, Brian directed a video and a Comedy Central pilot for the hilarious hair metal band, Steel Panther.

In 2006 he released his first graphic novel, The Last Christmas, and his debut comedy album: Live in Nerd Rage. In 2009, Brian released his album, Fart and Weiner Jokes.

2013 also marked the release of a book co-written by Brian with Bob Odenkirk and David Cross called Hollywood Said No. He is also currently producing a Comedy Metal album with Scott Ian of Anthrax.

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The Bourbon
1415 O St, Lincoln, Nebraska 68508

NE – The Beauty #1 Signing

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Creators Jeremy Haun and Jason A. Hurley appear on Saturday, August 15th from 11:00 AM till 7:00 PM at Legend Comics & Coffee to celebrate the release of their new comic The Beauty #1!

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Legend Comics & Coffee
5207 Leavenworth St, Omaha, NE 68106
(402) 391-2377

NE – Halloween Star Signs

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Press Release:

Krypton Comics welcomes actress Tamara Glynn into our store for a signing on Saturday February 13, 2015! Miss Glynn is well known from her role in Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers.

She’s in town to help out with our good friend Dr. SanGuinary’s Creature Feature Live presentation of Halloween 5, and we’re happy she’s going to stop by the store the next day!

Signing will be from 10 AM – 5 PM. Autographs are $20, on your item or one of her photos. Candid photograph on your camera is included in autograph price, no photo without autograph.

Krypton Comics
2819 South 125th Avenue #261, Omaha, NE 68144-3873
(402) 391-4131

NE – Halloween Comicfest 2014

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Artist Greg Smallwood (Moon Knight, Dream Thief) appears at Krypton Comics on Saturday, October 25th as part of their Halloween celebration!

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Krypton Comics
2819 South 125th Avenue #261, Omaha, NE 68144-3873
(402) 391-4131

NE – Boys of Steel Signing

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Marc Tyler Nobleman appears at Krypton Comics on Saturday October 18th from noon to 1:00 PM to sign autographs and meet fans! Mr. Nobleman is the author of Boys of Steel, a graphic novel retelling of Siegel and Shuster’s creation of Superman, and Bill the Boy Wonder, a biography of Batman co-creator Bill Finger.

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Krypton Comics
2819 South 125th Avenue #261, Omaha, NE 68144-3873
(402) 391-4131

NE – Eddie Munster Signs

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BUTCH PATRICK appears at Krypton Comics to sign autographs on Thursday, September 18th, from 5 PM through 8 PM!

Krypton Comics
2819 South 125th Avenue #261, Omaha, NE 68144-3873
(402) 391-4131

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