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Mort Walker Passes Away at 94

The artist, whose tour of duty on Beetle Bailey was the longest run of any cartoonist in the history of the comics pages, died Jan. 27 of pneumonia Continue reading

 

Excerpt: Paradise

An excerpt from Matthew Pettit’s upcoming comic, Paradise. Continue reading

 

Small Worlds: An Interview With Matthew Pettit

It’s like what I was saying: when you create a story, you have to create that world. I was interested in not doing that again and using something I already knew, so I could jump right in. Continue reading

 

An Upbringing That Was Very Much Out of the Ordinary: An Interview with Cullen Murphy

The former writer of Prince Valiant, and son of artist John Cullen Murphy, talks about growing up in Connecticut, surrounded by many of the most successful cartoonists of the Twentieth Century. Continue reading

 

Checking In with Zach Kanin

The New Yorker cartoonist and former SNL writer talks about his submission process, attempting to be timeless, and why he had to duck flying projectiles at work. Continue reading

 

“We Know This Will Drive Book Sales”: A Conversation about the EGL Awards

Alex Dueben speaks with two of the people behind the recently announced slate of Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards. Continue reading

 

Insight into the Meaning of the Universe: Catching Up with Jason Shiga

The Demon artist talks about his residency in France, the premise of The Box, and the importance of having Asian-American experiences in comic books. Continue reading

 

Showing by Doing: Marking Four Decades of NBM with Terry Nantier

The founder of NBM talks about four decades of comics publishing, the differences between the European and American markets, the business challenges of social and technological change, and much more. Continue reading