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This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (2/19/14 – Local Variants)

Scenes from two translations in a short column for a short week. Continue reading

 
Riff Raff

No Whining on the Yacht!

Frank’s Angoulême International Comics Festival tour diary Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (2/12/14 – Seasons Outside)

Too much snow up here. Oh, for the pleasure of the springtime woods… yes, pleasure… Continue reading

 
Hare Tonic

Morrie Turner: To Say the Name Is Both Eulogy and Tribute

Morrie Turner, 1923-2014 Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (2/5/14 – One to Grow On)

EUROPEAN COMICS LEVELS: PLUMMETING! EMERGENCY! MUST BULK UP TOP HALF OF COLUMN! Continue reading

 
Grid

“This Strange Profession”: Abner Dean Interrogates the Gag

The “Brave Nude World” of philosopher, psychologist, psychiatrist, anthropologist, and cartoonist Abner Dean. Continue reading

 
Jack Kirby: Behind the Lines

“He is Awake — Must Carry Out Mission Programmed During War”

Captain America, Syd Shores, and the Marvel Method. Continue reading

 
This Week in Comics

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (1/29/14 – I’M COMING IN, HIGHSIDE)

I’m just charging into this one, guns blazing. Nothing can keep me from European comics. Nothing. Continue reading