This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (9/7/11 – Machine Power)

WOW: Zombies, 3D – it’s an all-disrepute special! Continue reading

Riff Raff

Labor Day War

Last time…with feeling Continue reading

Mad About Music: My Life in Records

Part 9: Westward

This week: Drugs, relationships, and the San Francisco comics scene. Continue reading

What Was Alternative Manga?

Manga 3.11: The Tsunami, the Japanese Publishing Industry, Suzuki Miso’s Reportage, and the One Piece Lifeboat

The effects of the tsunami on the business and content of Japanese comics publishing. Continue reading

TCJ Talkies

Tom Kaczynski

Publisher and cartoonist Tom Kaczynski is the guest in the TCJ Talkie Hutt this week. Continue reading

This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (8/31/11 – Young Funnies Live Forever)

Secret links between Ben Katchor and The Crow, and other amusements while my editors are without power. Continue reading

Hare Tonic

Forty and Counting: Bill Griffith’s Zippy

Zippy, the character, not the comic strip, passed the forty-year milestone late last year. Continue reading

Riff Raff

Tulsa Boogie Woogie

Route 666! Continue reading