The Graphic Possibilities Podcast

The Graphic Possibilities Podcast

Latest Episodes

A Conversation with Dr. tobias c. van veen about Afrofuturism, Sound, and Culture
May 29, 2023

In this episode, we spoke with Dr. Tobias c. van Veen.  Dr. van Veen is Visiting Scholar at the ReImagining Value Action Lab at Lakehead University and Visiting Professor in Humanities at Quest University. He holds a doctorate in Philosophy and Communica

A Conversation with Dr. Qiana Whitted about Afrofuturism and EC Comics
April 30, 2023

In this episode I talk with Dr. Qiana Whitted. Qiana Whitted is professor of English and African American Studies at the University of South Carolina. A graduate of Hampton University with a PhD from Yale University, her research and teaching focus on Bla

A Conversation with Dr. Michael Dando
March 31, 2023

We speak with Dr. Michael Dando in this episode about comics, hip-hop, and education. Dando is a multicultural education scholar focusing on hip-hop culture and the representation of self. In collaboration with Professor John Jennings (writer) and artist

A Conversation with Rodney Barnes
February 24, 2023

In this episode, we spoke with the award-winning screenwriter, producer, and graphic novelist Rodney Barnes. Barnes has established himself as a creative force in Hollywood, working on projects such as The Boondocks on Adult Swim and Wu-Tang: An American

A Conversation with Dr. Chesya Burke
January 27, 2023

In this episode, we talk with Dr. Chesya Burke. Burke is an Asst. Professor of English and U.S. Literature. Having written and published over a hundred fiction pieces and articles within science fiction, fantasy, comics, and horror, her academic research

A Special Audio Bibliography Featuring Dr. Anna Peppard
September 26, 2022

As a part of our continuing engagement with the Graphic Possibilities Open Educational Resource (OER), the Graphic Possibilities Research Workshop (GPRW) is reaching out to comic scholars to provide audio commentary about vital conversations linked to com

A Conversation with Curt Pires
September 02, 2022

In this episode, Dr. Julian Chambliss speaks with Curt Pires about New America, his newest Comixology original. Pires is a bestselling writer, producer, and creative that splits his time between Calgary, Canada and Hollywood. He is the creator of several

Episode 15: "Rachel Marie-Crane Williams" (Summer 2022)
July 26, 2022

In this episode, we speak with Dr. Rachel Marie-Crane Williams, the newly-minted Dean of the Division of Liberal Arts at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts (UNCSA). She is the author of Run Home If You Don’t Want to Be Killed: The De

Episode 14: "Marek Bennett" (May 2022)
May 24, 2022

We are excited to be speaking with Marek Bennett, who joined us to speak about his contributions to the comics anthology Turner Family Stories: From Enslavement in Virginia to Freedom in Vermont, as well as some of his recent and upcoming comics projects!

Episode 13: "Joel Christian Gill" (February, 2022)
February 10, 2022

We are proud to present the first episode in a short series of interviews with cartoonists who worked on the comics anthology Turner Family Stories: From Enslavement in Virginia to Freedom in Vermont. Edited by Jane Beck and Andy Kolovos, this anthology p