Back Matter

Back Matter is our show focused interviews, news and events in the comics industry, television and movies, or discussions of comics which open onto a broader conversation. Feel free to email us discussion ideas or any comments or questions you might have at contact@viewfromthegutters.com.

On this episode of Back Matter our hosts relate their experiences at Rose City Comic Con 2015, which took place in Portland, Oregon.

During the con John, Dylan, and Tobiah interviewed Erik Larsen for Arc Reactions.

The Squirrel Girl cosplay Tobiah mentions can be found on our twitter.

We will link to interviews by Chard and the Out of the Fridge crew on our Facebook and Twitter pages as they become available.

Blood and Gourd’s kickstarter has concluded, but you can visit them on the web at deadpeasant.net.

The artist Tobiah mentions is Alli White.

Arc Reactions Podcast will be at Central City Comic Con, Oct. 23-25 at 302 Flash Blvd (this is the table location, not a street address). They will also be doing two panels during the show. Please check centralcitycomiccon.com for details.

Our hosts for this episode are Tobiah Panshin, Andrew Chard, Kit DeForge, Kayleigh Fleeman, and John Wait.

Back Matter is our show focused interviews, news and events in the comics industry, television and movies, or discussions of comics which open onto a broader conversation. Feel free to email us discussion ideas or any comments or questions you might have at contact@viewfromthegutters.com.

On this episode of Back Matter, Joe and Tobiah sit down with the hosts of Fake Geek Girls to talk about superheroes. For this episode we recommended four books for Missy and Merri to read: Superman: Birthright, Batman: Venom, Dr. Strange: The Oath, and Captain America: Castaway in Dimension Z.

Our hosts for this episode are Tobiah Panshin, Joe Preti, Merri Christianson, and Missy Brinks-Hoppe.

Back Matter is our show focused interviews, news and events in the comics industry, television and movies, or discussions of comics which open onto a broader conversation. Feel free to email us discussion ideas or any comments or questions you might have at contact@viewfromthegutters.com.

Welcome back, to Back Matter. We’ve returned after a long hiatus to have a conversation which will certainly result in no hurt feelings for anyone anywhere. Please direct your sternly worded (but polite) opprobrium to the email address above.

On this episode of Back Matter we have an earnest discussion about copyright, piracy, file-sharing, and the new age of digital media we find ourselves in. Our regular hosts are joined for this episode by John and Dylan, who can be found regularly on their podcasts Arc Reactions and Bat-Books for Beginners.

Our hosts for this episode are Tobiah Panshin, Kayleigh Fleeman, Kit DeForge, Dylan Donaldson, and John Wait.

Back Matter is our show focused interviews, news and events in the comics industry, television and movies, or discussions of comics which open onto a broader conversation. Feel free to email us discussion ideas or any comments or questions you might have at contact@viewfromthegutters.com.

On this episode of Back Matter we present you with a recording of our panel event at the 2015 Olympia Comics Festival. For this panel we teamed up with our friends from Out of the Fridge and Arc Reactions to discuss comics podcasting.

Our hosts for this episode are Joe Preti, Kayleigh Fleeman, Tobiah Panshin, Andrew Chard, Eric Manix, Dylan Donaldson, and John Wait. Our moderator is Monty Pell.

Back Matter is our roundtable discussion show focused on discussion that doesn’t make it into our main show, including interviews, news and events in the comics industry, television and movies, or discussions of comics which open onto a broader conversation. Feel free to email us discussion ideas or any comments or questions you might have at contact@viewfromthegutters.com.

On this episode of Back Matter, we report on our experiences at Emerald City Comic Con 2015, held in Seattle, Washington. We discuss what we saw, the creators we met, and the sights and sounds of the Emerald City.

Our hosts for this episode are Andrew Chard, Joe Preti, Kayleigh Fleeman, Kirbotron 2000, and Tobiah Panshin.

Back Matter is our roundtable discussion show focused on discussion that doesn’t make it into our main show, including interviews, news and events in the comics industry, television and movies, or discussions of comics which open onto a broader conversation. Feel free to email us discussion ideas or any comments or questions you might have at contact@viewfromthegutters.com.

On this episode of Back Matter we interview comics artist Ian Hannin. Ian has done work for Marvel, DC, and Valiant comics. His work can be found at http://www.ianhannin.com/.

Our hosts for this episode are Joe Preti and Andrew Chard.

Back Matter is our roundtable discussion show focused on discussion that doesn’t make it into our main show, including interviews, news and events in the comics industry, television and movies, or discussions of comics which open onto a broader conversation. Feel free to email us discussion ideas or any comments or questions you might have at contact@viewfromthegutters.com.

On this episode of Back Matter we discuss issues 1-12 of Spawn, and use that to frame a discussion on nostalgia, 90s comics, and the birth of Image.

Our hosts for this episode are Joe Preti and Andrew Chard. They are joined by guest Chris Preti.

Back Matter is our roundtable discussion show focused on discussion that doesn’t make it into our main show, including interviews, news and events in the comics industry, television and movies, or discussions of comics which open onto a broader conversation. Feel free to email us discussion ideas or any comments or questions you might have at contact@viewfromthegutters.com.

On this episode of Back Matter we discuss Logicomix: An Epic Search for Truth, by Apostolos Doxiadis and Christos Papadimitriou, with pencils by Alecos Papadatos. This serves as a jumping off point to discuss math and its general perception in society.

Our host for this episode is Joe Preti. He is joined by guests Vaughan, Roger, and Anisa.

Back Matter is our roundtable discussion show focused on discussion that doesn’t make it into our main show, including interviews, news and events in the comics industry, television and movies, or discussions of comics which open onto a broader conversation. Feel free to email us discussion ideas or any comments or questions you might have at contact@viewfromthegutters.com.

On this episode of Back Matter Joe and Tobiah sit down to interview Tobiah’s mother, Cory Panshin, about the evolution of superheroes in a cultural context. Cory is perhaps best known for her work on The World Beyond the Hill, an award-winning history of science fiction. She is also an old-school geek who has spent the last 40 years tracing the intersecting trends in fashion, politics, and the literature of the imagination.

She posts articles on these topics regularly at her blog, and more of her writing can be found at www.panshin.com/trogholm.

Our hosts for this episode are Joe Preti, Tobiah Panshin, and Cory Panshin.

Back Matter is our roundtable discussion show focused on discussion that doesn’t make it into our main show, including interviews, news and events in the comics industry, television and movies, or discussions of comics which open onto a broader conversation. Feel free to email us discussion ideas or any comments or questions you might have at contact@viewfromthegutters.com.

On this episode of Back Matter our hosts discuss the line between art and artist when an artist commits acts or espouses beliefs with you disagree with morally.

WARNING: On this episode our conversation includes the frank discussion of sexual and domestic assault, as well as other topics which might be distressing to some listeners. None of the discussion is graphic, but if hearing about these topics is troubling for you, we recommend you listen to a different episode of the show.

Our Ms. Marvel episode from yesterday is basically a hug-fest, so be sure to check that one out if you haven’t yet.

Our hosts for this episode are Joe Preti,  Tobiah Panshin, Kayleigh Fleeman, Audrey Preti, and Michael Martin.