Author Archives: Joe McCulloch

“These Are People Who Are Driving Manga in a Direction for the Future”: An Interview with the Editors of Glaeolia

Venture inside the newest anthology of small-press Japanese comics in the company of its editors! Preview images! Anecdotes about licensing! Explanatory notes! EVERYTHING. Continue reading


Kazuo Koike, 1936-2019

Remembering the writer of Lone Wolf and Cub, Crying Freeman, Lady Snowblood, and many more things than were deemed fit for our local eyes. Continue reading


“Lit By an Invisible Source”: Briefly, with Jim Woodring

A few words with a most distinctive artist – on the creative process, his newest works, getting by in the world, and the future of Frank. Continue reading


Non ho sonno.

This is the final installment of THIS WEEK IN COMICS! Continue reading


THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (’93-’98 – $1.25)

Dead, irrelevant and forgotten… but enough about me. Continue reading


THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (8/16/17 – Don’t You Worry)

Feels bad, man. Continue reading


THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (8/9/17 – Blessed Daily Life)

Don’t lose your head: it’s just international comics. Continue reading


THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (8/2/17 – Appetite)

Dining out with Geof Darrow’s hungry ghosts. Continue reading