Star Clipper Comics University 2013

Free 12-Week Course on Comics

May 27, 2013


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Welcome New Students
School Is In Session at Star Clipper

It's time to matriculate at Star Clipper's new Comics University series. Star Clipper is offering 12 free weekly academic seminars from 7 to 9pm every Wednesday from June 12 to August 28, 2013. The syllabus includes lectures, demonstrations, conversation, and higher education about the world of comics. Visiting Lecturers will include comics scholars, creators and dignitaries,who will present courses on history, mythology, collecting and more.  


Homework will be awesome. 

The Summer 2013 Semester

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06/12/13 - History of Comics 101
06/19/13 - Movie: Comic Book Confidential
06/26/13 - Mythology in Comics 
07/03/13 - Intellectual Property in Comics
07/10/13 - Serious Superman
07/17/13 - Movie: With Great Power: The Stan Lee Story
07/24/13 - TBA
07/31/13 - Law of Superheroes
08/07/13 - History of Image Comics
08/14/13 - Comics in Movies
08/21/13 - Movie: Talking with Gods
08/28/13 - Realism in Comics
How it Works
Making The Most of Higher Education

Each Student is given a punch card with 12 stars (one for each course). For every class you attend, you get a punch!
After 3 punches - Comics University 2013 Sticker
After 6 punches - 10% off Star Clipper merchandise until Graduation on Star Clipper Day, 2013
After 9 punches $10 Star Clipper gift card
After 12 punches - Comics University Graduate T-Shirt and Diploma
Missed a Class? Don't worry about it! There will be many opportunities each month to go to a Star Clipper-Sponsored Extra Credit Event for a punch on your Comics University card! Stay tuned to our Facebook Like us on Facebookand TwitterFollow us on Twitter for more information about Extra Credit.
There will be optional Recommended Reading at the end of each course and regular "Pop Quizzes" (get it?). Prizes for the Pop Quizzes will change regularly, and the content will be on information covered in the previous week's course. Take notes! 
The Star Clipper Comics University Commencement Ceremony will be held at Star Clipper on August 31st during our Annual Star Clipper Day!
Register Today
Space Is Limited for Ivy League-Fun

Matriculate today by emailing the organizers at Star Clipper. Learning can be fun.

Star Clipper is the region's premier independent retailer of graphic novels, comics, and designer  collectibles. Please call (314) 725-9110 with inquiries about our products and services!

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