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Not Just Another Comics Festival

Our man in Columbus reports from CXC Continue reading

 
Comic Book Decalogue

Episode 15: Trungles

Trungles is a comics artist whose work is engaged with folklore, mythology, and vintage illustration, and who is included in the Mirror Mirror 2 anthology. In this episode, he talks Carolyn Nowak, Harry Clarke, Watchmen, and picture books. Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (11/9/16 – Celebrating Election Fever!)

As always, we are here to aid you on which candidates to select. Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (11/2/16 – Saints & Souls)

Fattened with cocoa and covered in egg, here we go again. Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (10/26/16 – All of Us)

I’m upset that kids were trick or treating last weekend. What the hell?! Continue reading

 
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Gag Cartoons with Naked People: Abner Dean’s What Am I Doing Here?

Revisiting the “Brave Nude World” of philosopher, psychologist, psychiatrist, anthropologist, and cartoonist Abner Dean. Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (10/19/16 – One Acronym Behind)

A vision of a finer Direct Market, filled with odd stapled objects and tricky continuing entertainments. Continue reading

 
Hare Tonic

Unsung Al Smith, Record-Holding Unknown Cartoonist

Smith, like Jones, is a name so plentiful in English-speaking countries that it achieves virtual invisibility and thereby anonymity. And the only Al Smith who ever broke free of the amorphous mob of Smiths is the one that was a … Continue reading