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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (2/8/12 – Murky Time)

The return of a very special comic book serial, along with odd revivals and vintage kids. Continue reading

 
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The Ballad of Axe-Faced Anne: Comics, Criticism, Contexts

Horror, Robert Jauss’s horizon of expectations, the Skywald publishing line. Continue reading

 
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West Coast Tour Diary 2

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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (2/1/12 – The groundhog will see savings on Thursday.)

Unless he gets either of today’s Spotlight Picks; then he’s gonna have to stay in the hole for a month to save. Continue reading

 
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One Good Apple Proves a Barrel’s Worth

Untangling the surprisingly confused origins of Mary Worth. Continue reading

 
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West Coast Tour Diary 1

Rollin’, rollin’, rollin’! Continue reading

 
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A Long Strange Trip, If You’ll Pardon the Expression

The Someday Funnies now joins Smile, From Arrgh to Zap, and a complete version of Metropolis on the list of Things That Have Come Out Before The Last Dangerous Visions. Continue reading

 
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Julia Gfrörer!

No one is wedding horror’s darkness to an equally black, equally lacerating emotional palette as effectively as Julia Gfrörer. Continue reading