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What Sold at CAB

Trends in My Comic-Book Back-Issue Sales Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (11/19/14 – A Few Words on the Predilections of Record Collectors)

Jazz! What is it? Can I read it? Can I make love to it?? Blutch will show you the way, signore. Continue reading

 
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The Art of Divination

In Aidan Koch’s “Configurations” the psychological interval between each panel is central, impossible for the reader to ignore, and in a sense that’s what this comic is actually about. Continue reading

 
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CAB 2014 Notes

A brief con report Continue reading

 
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“The Sponsor”: A Fourteen-Step Problem Comic

All about interpretation and responses to James Sturm’s comic strip “The Sponsor” . . . Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (11/12/14 – An Experiment in Funnybook Investigation)

It’s so nice not having to cover a comics show. God, I can just show up and be myself. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (11/5/14 – Days of Manga Past)

Revisiting a special moment in international cooperation, before spending the first Xmas money of the season. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (10/29/14 – Treats. Only treats.)

It’s very unlikely I will try to cook and eat you on this Halloween week! Continue reading