This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (3/9/11 – New History Detail)

“A weekly tip sheet for upcoming comics, eh?” the executioner laughed, raising his axe. Trembling, Jog thought back to how it all began… Continue reading

Funnybook Roulette

The Illusionist and His Illusions

I’d like to be able to say Sylvain Chomet’s The Illusionist is a better movie than the recently coronated Toy Story 3. Not that it isn’t a fine thing on its own terms. Continue reading

A Cartoonist’s Diary

Vanessa Davis: Day Two

The second day in a week of the life of cartoonist Vanessa Davis. Continue reading

Know Your New Yorker Cartoonists

Sam Gross: Sex, Race, and Frogs

The ultimate gag cartoonist Sam Gross talks about life, organization, art, and animals. Continue reading

What Was Alternative Manga?

Charting the Beginnings

An ongoing look at the history of alternative manga. First, an overview—and a statement of purpose. Continue reading

A Cartoonist’s Diary

Vanessa Davis: Day One

The first day of a week in the life of Vanessa Davis. Continue reading