Author Archives: RJ Casey

“I Achieved That Peace of Mind Involuntarily”: An Interview with D.R.T.

Through writing for this site and being employed by its publisher, I occasionally am lucky enough to get sent books in the mail. None of them have floored me quite like one I received a couple weeks back called Qoberious … Continue reading

 

Checking In with Zach Kanin

The New Yorker cartoonist and former SNL writer talks about his submission process, attempting to be timeless, and why he had to duck flying projectiles at work. Continue reading

 

Yoe Books: A Disservice to Comics History

We are at peak reprint. Because of this, the only worthwhile publishing projects reissuing old comic strips or books need to be either uncovering hidden gems and critical missing links to bygone eras, or repackaging material in a way that … Continue reading

 

“I Enjoy Creating Moments”: An Interview with Jason Murphy

Talking violence, abstract art, narrative incoherence, and kids’ comics with the creator of “The Character”. Continue reading

 

Pepe in the Court of Law: An Interview with Kimberley Motley

Speaking with Matt Furie’s attorney. Continue reading

 

“I’m an Outsider Person”: The Carel Moiseiwitsch Interview

Moiseiwitsch drew dangerous comics. Prominently featuring murderous cops, third-world refugees, and war crimes hopscotching their way to our front door, her works were dangerous because they gave us the raw truth, seemingly drawn in dense black sauce. Continue reading

 

An Interview with Sophie Yanow

The memoirist, journalist, and translator talks about politics, journalistic ethics, and how her art has changed. Continue reading

 

“My Way of Witnessing”: Warren Craghead on Donald Trump

What it’s like to draw the same man, again and again, day after day. Continue reading