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This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (1/6/15 – The Five People You Meet in Nemesis)

Thanks to everyone who missed me, and sorry for making you regret it so soon! Continue reading

 
Framed!

20 Comic Favorites of 2015

Paul Tumey’s top of the heap. Continue reading

 
TCJ Talkies

Sam Alden and Sophia Foster-Dimino on Two Comics by GG

In this episode, the creator of It Never Happened Again and the creator of Sex Fantasy discuss the work of the cartoonist known only as GG. Continue reading

 
What Was Alternative Manga?

A Vogue for I Don’t Get It: Hayashi Seiichi vs. Sasaki Maki, 1967-69

In the late 1960s “Hayashi and Sasaki” became a set conjunction, and remained so in much retrospective writing. Amongst the standby names used to group their work were “avant-garde manga” (zen’ei manga), “difficult-to-understand manga” (nankai manga), and “anti-manga” (anchi manga). Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (12/16/15 – Reading is my REAL home.)

Very short, like my time in this place. Continue reading

 
Comic Book Decalogue

Episode 6: Dylan Horrocks (HOLIDAY SPECIAL)

In this double-sized holiday edition, Dylan Horrocks discusses the magic of Tove Jansson, the problems of late-period Eisner, and the troubled legacy of Dave Sim. All that, and a special guest drops by! Continue reading

 
Riff Raff

Sky in Stereo

Modern Romance by Mardou Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (12/9/15 – Educated Guesses)

Believe it or not, you may be hearing more from this week. Continue reading