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Moomin: The Art and The Story: The Moomins Go To Japan

When the curator of Santa Rosa’s Charles M. Schulz Museum and Research Center finds a giant exhibition of Moomin artwork winding its way through Japan, you better believe he’s going to document the experience for those of us without the frequent flier miles. Continue reading

 

Serious as a Snake Bite: A Meeting With Robert Williams

Chris Platt spent the day with Robert Williams, and he came away with his mind thoroughly blast-sanded. You’ll want to be prepared yourself, just like the Scouts of old. Continue reading

 

Which One of These Words Don’t You Understand? (This Week’s Links)

Allow the dark to wrap around you: Ryan Flanders has the comics links that will sustain. The engine? Ignition! Continue reading

 

The Shame of Shazam: Its Present Debacle and Abuse

Shazam hasn’t had the easiest run of things for a good long while–don’t let the box office receipts fool you! R.C. Harvey is here with the latest installment of Hare Tonic, focusing on the Big Red Cheese! Continue reading

 

Howard Cruse 1944-2019

Howard Cruse (1944–2019) was a highly influential cartoonist and a pioneer in the world of queer comics. He is best known for his strips Wendel and Barefootz, as well as his book Stuck Rubber Baby. Continue reading

 

Delicate Hearts, Diabolical Minds (This Week’s Links)

While the food you’re eating may be leftovers, today’s links are fresh and piping hot: let Ryan Flanders serve you up a slathering heap! Continue reading

 

Gary Groth Interviews Gahan Wilson

Check out this 2011 conversation between cartoonist Gahan Wilson and Fantagraphics publisher and Comics Journal Editor-In-Chief Gary Groth, which originally appeared in the Fantagraphics collection of Wilson’s Playboy cartoons. Continue reading

 

Cartoonist Gahan Wilson Dies at the age of 89

Gahan Wilson, one of the most influential and respected cartoonists in the medium, passed away on November 21st, 2019. Continue reading