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Friday Jul 11 | Roll Call

The Movies' Guide to Understanding Cleveland

It's been quite a week for Cleveland, starting out by scoring the 2016 Republican National Convention and ending it with LeBron James spurning NBA mistress Miami to return to the Cavaliers.

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Friday Jul 11 | Cleveland.com

Artist Gerry Shamray's "bucket list" show set Aug. 6th: Shaker Traces

During his career, artist Gerry Shamray 's created life-like drawings of Harvey Pekar in the comic book "American Splendor," worked with comic strip artist/writer Tom Batiuk on the nationally syndicated strip, "John Darling," had his work exhibited in Europe and the U.S., and collected more than two dozen national and statewide awards as a graphics ... (more)

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Greenpoint Gazette

Gentrification Seen Through the Pages of a Comic

Thanks to the creative genius of actor, writer, singer, and illustrator, Tony Wolf, who launched a web-comic series that explores the history of the neighborhood through his personal experiences.

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Mon Jul 07, 2014

Voices

Eli Ganias

Eli Ganias has been a professional actor in New York City for many years, appearing in "Law and Order", "100 Centre Street", and various soaps.

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Fri Jun 27, 2014

Silver Bullet Comics

Harvey Pekar and American Splendor: A Comics Bulletin discussion, Part Two

Eric Hoffman: You and I compared our lists earlier, and I think we only agreed on maybe three stories as Pekar ' s best, which perhaps underlines just how personal or subjective an experience reading Pekar ' s work can be.

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Thu Jun 19, 2014

Silver Bullet Comics

Harvey Pekar and American Splendor: A Comics Bulletin discussion by Jason Sacks and Eric Hoffman

Eric Hoffman: I think it's important that Harvey Pekar essentially began a subgenre of comics.

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American Splendor Movie Info

Directed by Shari Springer Berman and Robert Pulcini

Starring Paul Giamatti and Hope Davis

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