Author Archives: Gary Groth

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Jim Shooter: Groundhog Day in the Land of the Apocryphiars

Running alongside his storied career as a comics writer, editor, and publisher, Jim Shooter began a second, parallel career sometime in the 1990s: that of recounting his first career in vainglorious prose and delusional detail. Continue reading

 
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Dave Stevens, “Unmasking the Rocketeer”

An interview with the late Dave Stevens (The Rocketeer). Originally published in TCJ 117, 1987, and now with a new postscript by Gary Groth. Continue reading

 
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The Jules Feiffer Interview

The most comprehensive interview with cartoonist, playwright, screenwriter and novelist Jules Feiffer from TCJ 124, 1988. Continue reading

 
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An Odd Man Out: Tom Sutton

An exhaustive interview with journeyman cartoonist Tom Sutton published in TCJ 230, 2001. It’s quite colorful! Continue reading

 
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An Interview with Victor Moscoso

A career-spanning conversation on design, comics, Zap, and the politics of art. Originally published in TCJ 246, 2002. Continue reading

 
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The Will Elder Interview

The greatest Mad-man on a lifetime of funny drawing. Originally published in TCJ 243, 2003. Continue reading

 
The Phoebe Gloeckner Interview

The Phoebe Gloeckner Interview

An intense, revealing interview with Phoebe Gloeckner originally published in The Comics Journal 261, 2004—now with a new postscript from Gary Groth. Continue reading

 
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Jerry Robinson: Been There, Done That

A conversation with the late Batman artist, political cartoonist, and advocate. From TCJ 271 & 272, 2004. Continue reading