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21 Jack Kirby: Behind the Lines

“I’m Gonna Open Sealed Door to Negative Zone!”

A look at the pencils for Fantastic Four # 61. Continue reading

 
a What Was Alternative Manga?

The Name Garo: Shirato Sanpei and the Indo-Manga Connection

Uncovering the meaning of the name Garo Continue reading

 
Brooklyn Book Festival Riff Raff

SPX, NY Art Book Fair, and the Brooklyn Book Festival

A good week to be a comic book maker. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (9/25/13 – Tropical Malady)

An image, a review, a number of guesses. Continue reading

 
Lenny Riff Raff

SPX 2013

A brief report Continue reading

 
mack2 High-Low

Sequential Artists Workshop: Output From The First Year

The sense I get from SAW’s first year is that Hart’s aim was to create a collaboration and dialogue with his students, rather than create a rigid differentiation between the teacher and his pupils. Continue reading

 
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Comics Survey: Word / Art, Part I

In Part I of this two-part survey, Ken Parille reviews twelve comic books and graphic novels, paying attention to the words they use. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (9/18/13 – Small Press Xtra)

So what did you do last weekend? I went to a comics show. Continue reading