Shin Seinen (May 1927), special Nonsense issue, cover by Matsuno Kazuo What Was Alternative Manga?

Sugiura Shigeru’s Sense of Humor

Can you identify these early comic strip sources? Continue reading

day4 A Cartoonist’s Diary

Sara Varon: Day Four

Caught in the rain. Continue reading

day3 A Cartoonist’s Diary

Sara Varon: Day Three

Running in the park. Continue reading

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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (6/6/12 – Thrilling Continuations of Past Classics!)

WOW: join in the celebration of a new, modern revamp of a grand old DC superhero favorite from some of Britain’s finest! We’re all getting laid in this one, gang! Continue reading

day2 A Cartoonist’s Diary

Sara Varon: Day Two

Night school. Continue reading

day1 A Cartoonist’s Diary

Sara Varon: Day One

Sara Varon’s week of cartoon diaries begins with an interdepartmental cookie bake-off. Continue reading

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New Talent Showcase 6

Here are a few things I have picked up on my travels. Continue reading

injury Comics of the Weak

Wake Me Up When You’ve Impressed Somebody Who Doesn’t Want Something From You

Tucker doesn’t want to hear anyone complaining on the social media. Continue reading