Author Archives: Dan Nadel


Strong Finish

Two new pieces, a handful of links for your weekend. Continue reading


Working it Out

Various adventures and one excellent visit. Continue reading


Making “Genius”: Mullaney and Canwell on Alex Toth

A conversation with the authors of the new Alex Toth biography, Genius, Isolated. Continue reading

Bill Blackbeard 1926-2011

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


The Collector

Remembering Bill Blackbeard. Updated throughout the day. Continue reading


The Boss is Back

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


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


Fans and Fanatics

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