Author Archives: Mike Dawson

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Lauren Weinstein on 5,000 km Per Second by Manuele Fior

The Girl Stories and Goddess of War artist talks about the newly translated 5,000 km per second, recently published by Fantagraphics.
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Austin English and Bill Kartalopoulos on Superboy, Patience, and Peplum

The cartoonist/publisher and the editor/scholar discuss a 1963 issue of Superboy and a recent Blutch reprint—and how they relate to the latest Clowes. Continue reading

 
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Alex Robinson on Warlock by Jim Starlin

Mike is joined by old podcasting partner Alex Robinson, the Box Office Poison creator, to discuss Jim Starlin’s cosmic Warlock. Continue reading

 
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Sam Alden and Sophia Foster-Dimino on Two Comics by GG

In this episode, the creator of It Never Happened Again and the creator of Sex Fantasy discuss the work of the cartoonist known only as GG. Continue reading

 
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Isaac Cates on Asterios Polyp by David Mazzucchelli

The Cartozia Tales editor talks about Mazzucchelli’s ambitious graphic novel. Continue reading

 
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Dan Zettwoch and Rina Ayuyang on The Freddie Stories by Lynda Barry

Two great cartoonists, the creators of Birdseye Bristoe and Whirlwind Wonderland respectively, discuss Lynda Barry’s Freddie Stories. Continue reading

 
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Caitlin McGurk and John Porcellino on I Never Liked You and Summer of Love

A discussion of two landmark teenage memoirs by Chester Brown and Debbie Dreschler. Continue reading

 
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Sammy Harkham on Murder by High Tide by Maurice Tillieux

The Crickets artist and Kramers Ergot editor in a conversation about an overlooked European comic, M. Tillieux’s Murder by High Tide. Continue reading