Author Archives: Dan Nadel

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Bill Blackbeard: Tributes

Words of appreciation from Gary Groth, Chris Ware, Lucy Shelton Caswell, Mark Newgarden, Robert Beerbohm, Michael Tisserand, Peter Maresca, Trina Robbins, and others as they come in. Continue reading

 
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The Collector

Remembering Bill Blackbeard. Updated throughout the day. Continue reading

 
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The Boss is Back

Today we revisit old conflicts, straighten out “memories” and remember the good old days. Continue reading

 
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Preview: Onward Towards Our Noble Deaths

Shigeru Mizuki’s first book to be published in English is a trenchant, sometimes elegaic, fictionalized memoir of a deadly war. Continue reading

 
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Fans and Fanatics

Some history, a little commentary, and at least one dumb joke. Continue reading

 
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I Fought Through

Just in time for the taxman… Continue reading

 
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Over the Hump

But not without a few bumps, and so we present a fine document of modern scholarship. Continue reading

 
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Hey Look, It’s R. Crumb!

It’s Wednesday already? All this non-blogging has exhausted me. Continue reading