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A Cartoonist’s Diary

Tessa Brunton: Day Three

Finally, Disneyland. Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (4/16/14 – Eclipse Watch Companion)

L’Association veterans, sadcore manga and women of many continents populate our mid-April list. It was 75 degrees yesterday, and it’ll be 27 tonight. Continue reading

 
A Cartoonist’s Diary

Tessa Brunton: Day Two

The journey begins. Continue reading

 
A Cartoonist’s Diary

Tessa Brunton: Day One

Travel fears Continue reading

 
Jack Kirby: Behind the Lines

“Facts You Never Knew!!!”

Looking at some of Jack Kirby’s earliest published work. Continue reading

 
High-Low

The Ballpoint Worlds of Jeremy Baum

Baum’s comics and illustrations revolve around a set of subverted genre themes, as fantasy, conspiracy, and science fiction tropes are blended with pet images. Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (4/9/14 – You’ve had the best…)

…NOW HERE’S THE REST! Golf manga: what does it look like? Who makes it? Can I put it in my mouth, safely? Counsel within. Continue reading

 
What Was Alternative Manga?

Matsumoto Katsuji and the American Roots of Kawaii

A look at shojo manga pioneer Matsumoto Katsuji (1904-86). Continue reading