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Ice Cream For Bedwetters

Loomings

I hadn’t read a comic book in months when I picked up The Saga of the Sub-Mariner – the single longest period of time in my entire life without reading a comic. Why did I decide to break my fast with The Saga of the Sub-Mariner? Continue reading

 
Common Currency

The Green Hand and Other Stories

Nicole Claveloux’s comics give fantastic flight to common emotions in colors and landscapes that border on the surreal, and are glimpses of a road not taken, in which comics evolved differently. Continue reading

 
Riff Raff

Is This the Dave Gibbons Way?

In his new book, the artist of Watchmen tries to explain “How Comics Work”. Continue reading

 
10 Cent Museum

Feininger’s Grandkids

What if comics held up Lyonel Feininger as a model rather than Jack Kirby? Continue reading

 
Riff Raff

CAB 2017

All new digs for this NYC art comics festival make for a great show all around Continue reading

 
Common Currency

The Tumult of Liberty

Three French-language comics demonstrate the challenges raised for creators by the remarkable aesthetic and thematic developments of the last twenty years. Continue reading

 
Grid

Everything Sells Everything

A Not-So-Secret History of Superman, Wonder Woman, and the American Superhero. Continue reading

 
Comic Book Decalogue

Episode 24: Annie Mok

Annie Mok discusses Carta Monir, Emily Carroll, Satyajit Ray, and more. Continue reading