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Comic Book Decalogue

Episode 35: Carol Tyler

On the final installment, Carol Tyler (Soldier’s Heart, Fab4 Mania) talks settling scores and a musical approach to comics-making. Plus, a fond farewell as Greg goes underground. Continue reading

 
Fiffe Files

OVERWORD 1 · Teen Titans

For a moment in time, the comic that mattered the most was the one with Nightwing in it. In this month’s installment of Michel Fiffe’s Files, he takes a long look back at The Teen Titans. Continue reading

 
Hare Tonic

Hubris and Chutzpah: How Li’l Abner Kayo’d Joe Palooka and Both Their Creators Came to Grief (Part 5)

World War II begins, and the first shots in the Ham Fisher/Al Capp war are also fired. Continue reading

 
High-Low

The Reveries of E.A. Bethea

E.A. Bethea’s comics read as a detailed, confessional fever dream. Continue reading

 
Hare Tonic

Hubris and Chutzpah: How Li’l Abner Kayo’d Joe Palooka and Both Their Creators Came to Grief (Part 4)

The Capp/Fisher feud heats up. Continue reading

 
A Cartoonist’s Diary

Ellen Lindner: Day Five

Perfection cannot remain ignored for long, even if it’s just eyebrows we’re talking about. Friday is here, and so is Ellen Lindner! Continue reading

 
A Cartoonist’s Diary

Ellen Lindner: Day Four

In today’s installment, Ellen embraces ritual to soothe her baseball woes, clears a deadline out of the way…and makes a giant life choice involving her hair color. Continue reading

 
A Cartoonist’s Diary

Ellen Lindner: Day Three

Opera, books, listening, Instagram. It couldn’t get more slice of life than it’s getting this Wednesday. A birthday approaches! Continue reading