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Home to Tintin and Smurfs, Belgium looks to reinvigorate comic industry

By The Christian Science Monitor
Tuesday, October 30, 2012 7:00 EDT
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Home to Tintin and Smurfs, Belgium looks to reinvigorate comic industry

It may now be dominated by American superheros and Japanese manga, but the comic book industry was once associated with no country more than Belgium. Through much of the last century, this small, Western European nation played an outsized role in shaping comics through iconic characters like Tintin…


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