Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Levar Burton Advocates Free Comic Book Day

Posted By on Tue, Apr 29, 2014 at 9:32 AM

When the USS Enterprise's helmsman Lieutenant Geordi La Forge says read, you say, “Which comic book?” The Reading Rainbow’s Levar Burton has always been an advocate for reading. But did you know his love of the written word started from comic books? Burton discuss the importance of the sequiental art form and why you and your family should go out and celebrate Free Comic Book Day on Saturday, May 3. There are five local comic book retailers participating in this national holiday, so Click here to find a comic book shop in your neck of the woods.

“But you don't have to take my word for it.”

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