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Zap: An Unpublished Victor Moscoso Interview

Please enjoy an unpublished Zap-related conversation with Victor Moscoso, conducted by Patrick Rosenkranz in Woodacre, Calif., May 17, 1972. Continue reading

 
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Slang and Profanity Illustrated: A Collaboration with My 14-Year-Old Self

The creator of Wendel and Stuck Rubber Baby revisits and illustrates an essay on profanity written by his awakening younger self. Continue reading

 
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Leanne Shapton: The Character Artist

Katie Haegele examines a multi-faceted career encompassing all manner of picture story books. Continue reading

 
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Zap: An Unpublished Gilbert Shelton Interview

This is an unpublished Zap-related conversation with Gilbert Shelton, conducted by Patrick Rosenkranz in 2012. Continue reading

 
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Crafting a Complete Zap

A chat with the editor and publisher of The Complete Zap. Continue reading

 
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Zap: An Unpublished Spain Rodriguez Interview

In celebration of the release of the Comics Journal Library book of Zap interviews, we present this unpublished interview with the late Spain Rodriguez. It does not appear in the Zap Interviews book. Continue reading

 
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Should the Kirby Family Have Settled?

On Veterans Day Marvel celebrated Jack Kirby’s military service with photos and recollections from Kirby’s son Neal. Does this collaboration prove that the Kirby heirs triumphed in their fight for justice, or did their settlement betray creator’s rights? Continue reading

 
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Zap: An Interview with Robert Crumb

Zap: The Interviews, Volume 9 of The Comics Journal Library, hits stores this month, collecting all the Zap-related Comics Journal interviews, plus several previously unpublished conversations with the Zap cartoonists. In celebration of this release, we’re publishing things that didn’t make the cut, starting first with the great Robert Crumb. Continue reading