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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (10/10/12 – Found Art)

Down ‘n dirty Chris Ware chat from the front lines of the comics store, where OH SO MANY THINGS are due. Continue reading

 
Palisades A Cartoonist’s Diary

Mark Siegel: Part Five

The editor becomes the edited. Continue reading

 
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From The People Who Normalized Obesity, We Bring You

Osamu Tezuka and Jason Aaron and mission statements. And a special guest turn from Joe McCulloch. Continue reading

 
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Mark Siegel: Part Four

New pages just arrived from Paul Pope—we all gather around the scanning station and drool. Continue reading

 
IMG_1182 A Cartoonist’s Diary

Mark Siegel: Part Three

The morning continues. Continue reading

 
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Mark Siegel: Part Two

A day at First Second. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (10/3/12 – A relaxing post among friends.)

Wow! Movie reviews, books that probably won’t show up, pictures…secrets! Everyone dive in!! Continue reading

 
Sakai Shichima & Tezuka Osamu, New Treasure Island (January 1947), cover. What Was Alternative Manga?

Manga Finds Pirate Gold: The Case of New Treasure Island

One history of postwar manga might begin in Burbank in the late 1930s and early 40s, amidst the trials and tribulations of the Disney Studio after the outbreak of World War II in Europe. Continue reading