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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (12/4/13 – Une Femme est infâme)

Cyber Monday is behind us, readers, which means it’s time to question the accepted wisdom of capitalism! (Followed by a shopping list.) Continue reading

 
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It’s About Goddamned Time

Advice for men wanting to get into comics. Continue reading

 
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Now Hear This

Get hip! Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (11/27/13 – The Pursuit of Sedition on the YA Scene)

Journeying to exotic lands to bring you the best in meaningful distraction! Continue reading

 
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Tour Swag

“The Simon Hanselmann Diaries” plus Frank’s tour swag. Continue reading

 
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Comics Survey: Words, Part II

Ken Parille digs through 60 years of comics and says things about words. He explores a diverse creative cast, from Bill Griffith, Gabrielle Bell, and Julia Gfrörer to Jerry Siegel, John Byrne, and Grant Morrison — with a brief appearance by Otto Binder. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (11/20/13 – The Route to Your Roots)

Oh my god, Ryan Holmberg did a column yesterday? IT’S COATTAIL-RIDING TIME, SNOW DAY, WOOOOOO!!!!! Continue reading

 
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Poor Little Rich Boys: The Art of the Mumbai Circulating Library

Upon publishing the interview with Leaping Windows Comics Café, I was informed by an elder Indian that rental bookstores – locally called “circulating libraries” – are not uncommon in Mumbai. There used to be more, I was told, but there … Continue reading