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Bob-Ross-Remix Riff Raff

Where Do We Begin?

Beat on the brat. Continue reading

 
2a1 Jack Kirby: Behind the Lines

“Who the Hell Was the Conscious and Clever Brains Behind the Marvel Phenomenon?”

Analyzing some recently unearthed Marvel documents. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (11/6/13 – Tales from the Holding Pattern)

Believe me, these are the kinds of column headers I did *all the time* at Comics Comics… Continue reading

 
969109_10201147008811800_1575134396_n The Corrections

I Want To Know My Father’s Name. Tell Me His Sweet Name Again!

Kosaku Shima wins official approval, Sinner presages the comics future, and Checkmate! embodies the ’80s. Continue reading

 
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Conflict of Interest Reservoir Tour Diary 2

“There’s an entire generation of young artcomix makers whose work just isn’t being reviewed at all.” Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (10/30/13 – Everything Folds In)

Format shifts abound, both in this column, and in all our favorite comics (so I’ll guess) (this week)! Continue reading

 
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My Friend Dave

The A to Z of MAD Magazine’s Dave Berg. Continue reading

 
Vishwajyoti Ghosh, Delhi Calm (2010). What Was Alternative Manga?

Inverted Calm: An Interview with Vishwajyoti Ghosh

Vishwajyoti Ghosh is the real deal: an original and talented cartoonist with serious social commitments, and a smooth organizer of human resources as an editor and activist. Continue reading