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COVID-19 & Comics – April 6th 2020

Our weekly update on how COVID-19 is impacting the industry surrounding comic books and graphic novels. Continue reading

 

Link’s Awakening – This Week’s Links

It’s Friday, which means it is time for Ryan F…wait a second! That’s Clark Burscough, and he’s got a whole bunch of links with him! It’s a whole new thing! Continue reading

 

Genre as a Trojan Horse: A Roundtable with Tanna Tucker, Ezra Claytan Daniels, Ben Passmore, and Ron Wimberly

A wide-ranging roundtable look at one of the best graphic novels of 2019, BTTM FDRS. Continue reading

 

COVID-19 & Comics

An overview of how the global pandemic has begun to impact comics, their creators, and the businesses that surround both. Continue reading

 

Albert Uderzo: 1927-2020

He came, he drew, he conquered. Co-creator of one of the world’s most beloved comics, Astérix, Albert Uderzo passed away on March 24th at the age of 92. Continue reading

 

An Erection Four Decades Long: The Pornography of Wally Wood

A long look at the years that the famous cartoonist spent creating porn, spurred by the 2019 Fantagraphics publication, Cons de Fee: The Erotic Art of Wallace Wood. [Contains Explicit Imagery] Continue reading

 

“I’m Surprised!”: An Interview with Andrew Neal about Meeting Comics

Retailer turned cartoonist Andrew Neal catches up with TCJ about the first print collection of his gag strip, Meeting Comics, which transitioned from “lunch break work” to a full-fledged universe in record time! Continue reading

 

Diamond Comics To End Weekly Comics Delivery Starting April 1st Until Further Notice

Read the letter Steve Geppi sent to comics retailers and publishers regarding the impact of COVID-19 on Diamond Comics. Continue reading