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Hare Tonic

Helen E. Hokinson

One of the New Yorker’s Pace-setting Big Four Continue reading

 
Riff Raff

Ye Olde Mini-Comics Review

…in which I review old mini-comics from my collection. Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (7/17/13 – Robot contre tous)

Scenes from a true curiosity, as French scandal meets Japanese comics in the alternative comics midday. Continue reading

 
Grid

“Red People for a Red Planet”: Acme Novelty Library #19, Color, and the Red Leitmotif

Things are not going well on Mars or on Earth. Chris Ware tells these tales with the help of a cartoonist’s best friend: the circle. Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (7/10/13 – Invisible People)

I can see you… and all the comics! Whew, another worthwhile column description for the books! Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (7/3/13 – Oceanfront Queries)

Trouble rears its stormy head to menace our man’s vacation! Good thing there’s still plenty of shit to summarize. Continue reading

 
Framed!

The Lost Comics of Jack Cole – Part 1 (1931-1937)

A study of Cole’s lesser-known comics and cartoons sheds light on his greatest work, and reshapes our current narrow understanding of this secretive, influential 20th century pop artist. Continue reading

 
Comics of the Weak

Let’s Talk Turkey. Sandwiches!

Tucker reviews the latest comics, and Abhay experiments with Valiant fan fiction. Continue reading