Jiro Taniguchi 1947 – 2017

Goodnight Chevalier Jiro Taniguchi, de l’Ordre des Arts et des Lettres, Maestro del Fumetto, Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters and Master of Comics. Continue reading


Sarah Glidden in Conversation with Julia Wertz

The two friends and artists talk about Sarah Glidden’s Rolling Blackouts, and comics journalism process in general. Continue reading


All Inside

Glidden, Wertz, Mautner. Continue reading


Something of Value

Mike Diana, obscenity then and now. Continue reading


Preview: Pretending Is Lying

An excerpt from the new US edition of Dominique Goblet’s Pretending Is Lying, along with a short afterword by its original editor, Jean-Christophe Menu. Continue reading


Jack Mendelsohn, 1926-2017

The Jacky’s Diary cartoonist has passed away at 90 years old. Continue reading


The Ted Stearn Interview

David Mazzucchelli interviews his old friend Ted Stearn about his career, his storytelling philosophies, and Fuzz and Pluck. Continue reading


Tintin and the Curse of Clarity

Amidst so many competing theories Paris’ Grand Palais Hergé exhibition is a hagiography traced in la ligne claire. Yet by assembling so many riches, they unwittingly let the work speak for itself – and it proves a disquieting tattle-tale. Continue reading