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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

 
A Cartoonist’s Diary

Danica Novgorodoff: Day Five

Under the bridge. Continue reading

 
A Cartoonist’s Diary

Danica Novgorodoff: Day Four

Teaching kids art. Continue reading

 
Funnybook Roulette

Sometimes a Watermelon is Just a Watermelon

Walt Kelly, M.K. Brown, George Wunder and George Carlson.
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A Cartoonist’s Diary

Danica Novgorodoff: Day Three

The allure of a cabin in the woods. Continue reading

 
A Cartoonist’s Diary

Danica Novgorodoff: Day Two

Meeting the neighbors. Continue reading