EPISODES

Feb. 1, 2022

#53 ”Maus” & The McMinn County School Board

About The Episode Recently, the McMinn County school board in Tennessee decided to ban the classroom use of the graphic novel Ma…

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Jan. 15, 2022

#52 Bi Visibility with Kat Calamia

About the episode Sean and Kevin sit down to talk about comics with writer and YouTuber Kat Calamia. We discuss some of her rece…

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Nov. 15, 2021

#48 Circle City Ghostbusters with Jacob Bartlett

About the episode Eager with anticipation of the release of the new film Ghostbusters: Afterlife, Sean and Kevin sit down to tal…

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Oct. 15, 2021

#45 The Power Of Comics With Matthew Smith

About the episode Kevin and Sean interviews Dr. Matthew Smith, Dean of the College of Humanities and Behavioral Sciences and Pro…

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Aug. 15, 2021

#40 Everpresent with Molly Farnsley

About the episode Kevin and Sean interviews Molly Farnsley, an webcomic writer and artist, to talk about her journey and her seri…

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Aug. 1, 2021

#39 Free Comic Book Day with Downtown Comics and Space Cadets Collect…

In preparation for the return of Free Comic Book Day, we talk to local comic shop owners Jen King of SpaceCadets Collection Colle…

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May 1, 2021

#32 Why Wakanda Matters By Dr. Sheena Howard

On this episode of The Captioned Life, Dr. Sheena Howard joins Sean and Kevin for a conversation about her new book, Why Wakanda …

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April 15, 2021

#30 Count With Ibrahim Moustafa

The new original graphic novel, Count, answers the age old question: What do you get when you combine classic literature with sci…

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April 1, 2021

#29 Scout‘s Honor With David Pepose

In this episode, the Captioned Life Crew sits down with comics writer, David Pepose to discuss his new book, Scout’s Honor. We ge…

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Nov. 5, 2020

#22 Second Coming with Mark Russell and Richard Pace

In this episode, James and Sean interview Mark Russell and Richard Pace, the creators of "Second Coming" from Ahoy Comics. We tal…

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July 8, 2020

#19 Becoming the Seattle Superman with Jonathan Belle

We were lucky enough to interview Jonathan Belle, aka "The Seattle Superman". In this episode, we discuss his journey on becoming…

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May 15, 2020

#18 Eat and Love Yourself with Sweeney Boo

Kevin, Sean, and James sit down for a discussion with artist Sweeney Boo to discuss her new book Eat and Love Yourself. You’ll he…

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April 13, 2020

#16 Local Comics Shops And COVID19

Sean talks to local comic shop owner Michael Costello about how the COVID-19 epidemic has affected his store, Downtown Comics, in…

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Jan. 29, 2020

#13 Marvel Trivia With Quizmaster Madden Stahlecker

In this episode, we have special guest Madden Stahlecker (Kevin's son) serve as quizmaster for a fun edition of Marvel Trivia! Co…

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Dec. 23, 2019

#11 Holiday Special

SPECIAL EPISODE! In this episode, we talk about our most memorable comics/pop culture present we received for Christmas. James w…

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