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Sally is joined by Dash Shaw (Bottomless Belly Button, BodyWorld, Cryptozoo) to discuss Social Fiction by Chantal Montellier (New York Review Comics, 2023). Topics discussed include how to read a comic, combining comics and poetry, Bubbles Con, Jacqu... more

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Sally talks to fellow newly-minted Comics Journal co-editor Chris Mautner (Comic Books are Burning in Hell pod) about writing about comics, Bubbles Con, who isn’t from Pennsylvania, Garfield, working in journalism, being a newspaper man, and what’s n... more

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4.9 out of 5 stars from 107 ratings
  • The best podcast on comics

    Katie and Sally love comics and it shows. The only comics podcast not wrapped up in nostalgia. Very smart. A++

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    Canada8 months ago
  • Primo Comics Pod

    Thick Lines is one of if not *the* premium comics podcasts out there, especially for fans of indie comix and manga. It’s one of the few sources of comics analysis that is insightful and fun. Katie and Sally are truly a gift.

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    United States8 months ago


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    United States8 months ago
  • Perfect Podcast for adults who turned on by comic books, but may be turned off by comic shops

    The Thick Lines podcast, hosted by Katie Skelley and Sally Madden, is a delightful haven for non-pretentious comic book fans. What sets this podcast apart is the infectious enthusiasm of its hosts, who bring a genuine love for comics to every episode. Katie and Sally's approach is refreshingly down-to-earth and relatable, devoid of any pretentiousness that might alienate casual fans. more

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    Great hosts, good guests, always with something new, exciting and illuminating about comics

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