COLUMNS
Jack Kirby: Behind the Lines

“Do I Have the Guts to Defy Odin Once Again?”

A new column focusing on the authorship of Jack Kirby. Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (8/28/13 – Scenes from the Development of a Photorealist)

An evolution in comics, from cradle to grave. Continue reading

 
Hare Tonic

The Locher Legend

Dick Locher Retires After Four Decades of Politics and Cops and Robbers Continue reading

 
Riff Raff

American Pickers

I “appraised” a Bronze Age comic book collection. Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (8/21/13 – For Great Justice)

RESOLVED: Need humor be funny? Ha! Every week, this column argues the negative. [WEBCOMICS INSIDE] Continue reading

 
Comics of the Weak

Pancakes Are Good For Me

Reviews of Lone Wolf and Cub, Paul Pope, Kick-Ass 3, Prophet, and Optic Nerve. Continue reading

 
Riff Raff

Ye Olde Art Comics Review

In which I “review” old art comics from my collection. Continue reading

 
Common Currency

Institution and Individual

The winners in the main categories at this year’s Angoulême festival raise interesting questions about French cartooning and satire. Continue reading