Author Archives: Kristy Valenti


Will Eisner’s Star Jaws

1978 was a big year for Will Eisner. He invented… that thing where you take a massive pop culture hit, and lazily sort of mash it up with another massive pop culture hit. (He didn’t really invent that. Or the graphic novel.) Continue reading


Women and Autobio Comics Roundtable

Ellen Forney, Megan Kelso and Raina Telgemeier, in a loosely themed women-and-autobio-and-literary comics discussion, talk about accessibility / virtuosity, reaching their audience, and comics as a “language.” Continue reading


Geek Girl Con: Comics and Games Panel

This panel on the relationship between comics and games was recorded at the Geek Girl Con. Continue reading


SDCC13: Russ Heath Tribute Panel

Russ Heath, interviewed by Mark Waid. Recorded by Jon B. Cooke (editor of of the Russ Heath issue of Comic Book Creator #4 (Winter 2013)). Continue reading


SDCC13: Music & Comics Panel with William Stout and David Lasky

Cartoonists William Stout (Legends of the Blues) and David Lasky (The Carter Family, with Frank Young) talk about music at comics at SDCC13. Continue reading


There Has to be a Rational X-Planation

Tim and Dan are “separately geographically indisposed and will return Tuesday.”

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Archive Viewer: Issue 200


Readers Respond to the Kevin Eastman Interview

Here are readers’ responses to the Kevin Eastman interview. Continue reading