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Who Discovered Superman

Rummaging through a host of claimants Continue reading

 
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TH[ESE] (PAST) WEEK(S) IN COMICS! (12/24/13 & 12/31/13 – Tuesdays in Retrospect)

EXTRA! BREAKING! EXCLUSIVE! I read a bunch of dubious comic books on my holiday! REVIEWS INSIDE! Continue reading

 
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George Baker and the Sad Sack

And A Few Others from Yank, the Army Weekly Continue reading

 
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Best of Greatest Hits 2006-2012

The Internet remembers for me so I don’t have to. Continue reading

 
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The Wuvable World of Ed Luce

Some have referred to Luce’s Oaf comics as “the gay version of Scott Pilgrim,” but the obvious alt-comics comparison is Jaime Hernandez. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (12/18/13 – Father Christmas is Unwell)

Proving once again that a lump of coal is never too far from a lake of fire. Continue reading

 
Mayukh Choudhury. What Was Alternative Manga?

Bengal’s Drighangchoo: An Interview with Deeptanil Ray

I had been under the impression that Comix India, inaugurated in 2010, was the first amateur comics magazine in India. It might have been the first with significant heft and geographical reach. Chronologically, however, there is at least one precedent. Continue reading

 
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Life with/out a Signature

It’s common for Internet denizens to share favorite comics and illustrations without paying much attention to the source. But some go further than that. Continue reading