Jack Kirby and Alex Niño: Innovation at DC Comics in 1972

Searching for the unusual in the sometimes formulaic world of mainstream comics, we travel back to 1972 and uncover Jack Kirby’s despair and Alex Niño’s faces. Continue reading

A Cartoonist’s Diary

Mike Dawson: Day One

Too slow for a Tumblr world. Continue reading

Riff Raff

Frank’s Tour Diary – The Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum at OSU

Back to School Continue reading

This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (3/19/14 – The Dark Fades Early)

An old favorite returns, among some shadowy suppositions. Continue reading

No One Knows You're A Dog

The Great Cow Fight (Redux)

At this very moment, there are at least two ongoing webcomics based on the Táin Bó Cúailnge, or Cattle Raid of Cooley, the central epic of the Ulster cycle. Thank you, webcomics! You’ve justified the existence of the Internet yet again!
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This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (3/12/14 – Life Zone)

Invading the privacy of everyone, starting with you and ending with me. Continue reading

Hare Tonic

Viewing Life Through a Twinkle

The Life and Art of Eldon Dedini
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Jack Kirby: Behind the Lines

“If I Don’t Put this Dude Out of Action Now, We’re Both Chopped Liver!”

Jack Kirby’s Black Panther. Continue reading