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Dr. Peter Coogan sent an e-mail letting us know that the Comics Arts Conference will have a T-Shirt available at the show for attendees to pick up.  Fans who want to support scholarly activity regarding comics and pop culture, should stop by the Comic-Con Boutique or the Graphitti booth, and pick up a couple. If you want to find out more about the Comics Arts Conference at the 2009 San Diego Comic-Con, check out our recent discussion with Dr. Coogan.

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Major Spoilers has the exclusive rundown of The Comics Arts Conference running at the San Diego Comic-Con 2009. The big news this year is the debut of the Institute for Comics Studies (ICS), a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the study, understanding, and appreciation of the comics medium. Institute director and CAC co-chair Peter Coogan, along with ICS board members from both the comics industry and the comics academy, will introduce the Institute and its mission to the world. Take the jump for the complete rundown, and be sure to listen to next week’s Major Spoilers Podcast (issue #105) for

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