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Bank Street Books for Banned Book Week

My Bad For You co-author, Scott Cunningham and I will be at Bank Street Books with some of the contributing youth to the latest issue of World War 3 illustrated. We’ll do live readings of some of the projected pages followed by a discussion. September 29, 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm Bank Street Book Store […]

MOCCA Art Fest 2015

I’ll be at table 214 on the second floor at MOCCA artfest this weekend. I’ll have lots of copies of “Bad For You” and all my other books as well as very affordable copies of the full color activist comic “Worker Justice Illustrated.” Come on by!

Bad For You Podcast Interview

Wolfgang Vachon at the C2Y: Discussions on CHild and Youth Care Podcast did an interview with me (HERE). For anyone interested in the experiences of young people in the social service system, there are some great things to listen to (HERE)

Gift idea?! If you won’t listen to me…

listen to Boing Boing and the New York Times! Two books I’m in made their Holiday Gift Guide: Bad For You: Exposing the War on Fun! My comic history, co written by Scott Cunningham, of parent-led moral panics is at Boing Boing. And the World War 3 illustrated anthology, the magazine I co-edited for many […]

Bad For You and Banned Books at the NY Public Library

As part of the American Library Association’s celebration of Banned Books Week, which is taking place from Sept. 21-27, BAD FOR YOU authors Kevin C. Pyle and Scott Cunningham will be presenting two special slide show readings at local libraries, detailing the dark days in this country when comic books were once burned! That’s right, […]

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Bad For You Review Roundup

Been awhile since I gathered reviews of BAD FOR YOU, my latest book with Scott Cunningham. So here’s a boatload of Bad (excerpts included; follow link for full post). From AdAstra Comix, the increasingly indespensable distributor and reviewer of politically informed comics: “What this book truly brings to the table is empowerment for young minds… […]

Boing Boing Bounce for Bad For You

So psyched that Cory Doctorow reviewed my new book on Boing Boing! “a marvellous and infuriating history of censorship, zero-tolerance, helicopter parenting, and the war on kids.” and “The comics form turns out to be just perfect for presenting this material.”