Author Archives: Kristy Valenti


The Jim Rugg Interview

Jim Rugg discusses the relationships among comics and conventions, exploitation films, commercials, Rambo and nostalgia and many other topics. Continue reading

Craig Thompson

SDCC 2011: Art of the Graphic Novel Panel

Cartoonists including Chester Brown, Seymour Chwast, Eric Drooker, Joyce Farmer, and Craig Thompson talk about the graphic novel medium. Continue reading

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SDCC 2011: Page One Panel

Douglas Wolk moderates Carla Speed McNeil (Finder), Jen Van Meter (Hopeless Savages) and Greg Rucka (Stumptown) as they talk about first pages of comics. Filmed by Justin Bloch. Continue reading


SDCC 2011: Hernandez Bros. Spotlight Panel

Gilbert, Jaime and Mario Hernandez talk about Love & Rockets and Citizen Rex; moderated by Kristy Valenti. Continue reading


SDCC 2011: 50 Years of Comic Book Fandom Panel

Mark Evanier moderates Jean Bails, Paul Levitz, Dick and Pat Lupoff, Richard Kyle, Bill Schelly, Roy Thomas and Maggie Thompson as they discuss the origins and history of comics fandom. Continue reading


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