Chinese Web Comics: Scarlet-Faced Dog and Buermiao

Two Chinese cartoonists discuss their work and the popular web publishing platform, Douban. Continue reading


Marc Bell in Conversation with Joe Hale

An interview with the elusive author of the recent book Love & Forgiveness. Continue reading


Report from Minneapolis: Autoptic

The committee process. Continue reading


Frightened Control Freaks: An Interview with Daniel Clowes

The cartoonist and screenwriter talks about the nightmare of putting together The Complete Eightball, cultural alienation, control-freak artists, and Woody Harrelson’s casting in the film adaptation of Wilson. Continue reading


The Sophie Goldstein Interview

A chat with the author of The Oven. Continue reading


Flag This For Later

A plagiarized and altered cartoon leads to a new discovery in comics formalism. Continue reading


Leonard Starr: 1925-2015

Starr created the best-drawn and the best-written adventurous soap-opera strip (Mary Perkins, On Stage), continued another legendary strip (Annie), and developed a popular animation television franchise (ThunderCats). Continue reading


Mark and Marc Talk Stroppy

Marc Bell talks about his latest book with Mark Connery . Continue reading