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Kuwada Jirō, Rocket Tarō, Omoshiro Book (September 1957), furoku cover. What Was Alternative Manga?

Emonogatari in the Age of Comics, 1948-1957

Influence and industry. Continue reading

 
MIX-pic TCJ Talkies

MariNaomi & Noah Van Sciver: Live at MIX

Recorded live at the Minneapolis Indie Xpo, a conversation with the cartoonists behind Kiss & Tell and Blammo. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (11/16/11 – Definitive Answers to Burning Political Questions)

WOW: startling partisan invective from a funnybook legend! Don’t ask! Just click! Continue reading

 
Michael DeForge Riff Raff

South Beloit, IL Scene Report

Perfect Example. Continue reading

 
PS Magazine Funnybook Roulette

Whatever Happened to Will Eisner?

PS Magazine then and now… Continue reading

 
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The Death-Ray Discussion Forum

In this month’s Grid, we talk about Daniel Clowes’s The Death-Ray. Please add your two cents or more in the comments section. Continue reading

 
Nursery Rhyme Comics, cover by Vera Brosgol KinderComics

Nursery Rhyme Comics

A new column, KinderComics, will focus on visual narratives aimed at and/or depicting children, most especially comics. Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (11/9/11 – The trick that keeps on treating.)

I’m having a devil of a time saving money these days. [LAUGHS] [APPLAUSE] [CURTAINS] Continue reading