Robin Hood http://kalw.org en Today on Your Call: How are graphic novelists illuminating politics and history? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-how-are-graphic-novelists-illuminating-politics-and-history <p>On today&#39;s Your Call, we&#39;ll rebroadcast a conversation we had with graphic novelists. How do images change the art of story telling? What are your favorite graphic novels? What makes them unique?&nbsp; More graphic novels have been published in the last 10 years than in the previous 30. What explains the explosion? What can we learn from graphic journalism? It&#39;s Your Call, with Rose Aguilar and you. &nbsp;</p><p style="margin: 0px; font: 12px Verdana"><strong>Guests:</strong></p> Thu, 29 Dec 2011 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 3308 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: How are graphic novelists illuminating politics and history? Today on Your Call: Who was Robin Hood and how is his story relevant today? http://kalw.org/post/today-your-call-who-was-robin-hood-and-how-his-story-relevant-today <p>On today&#39;s Your Call, we&rsquo;ll&nbsp;have a conversation with Paul Buhle and Sharon Rudahl, author and one of the illustrators of the new graphic novel, <i>Robin Hood: People&rsquo;s Outlaw and Forest Hero</i>.&nbsp;&nbsp;Buhle writes: &ldquo;Robin Hood and his companions were called into existence by popular desires for social revenge and social justice.&nbsp; Whether they &ldquo;existed&rdquo; or not does not matter: they existed and exist in the hearts of rebels everywhere.&rdquo;&nbsp; So what has Robin Hood&rsquo;s story meant over time?&nbsp; How is he as powerful a symbol today Tue, 27 Dec 2011 08:00:00 +0000 Ali Budner 3304 at http://kalw.org Today on Your Call: Who was Robin Hood and how is his story relevant today?