‘I’m a Careful Person’: An Interview with Kate Beaton

The creator of the extremely popular webcomic, Hark! A Vagrant, talks about growing up in Nova Scotia, navigating social media, and creating her first children’s book. Continue reading


Art, No Art, Art

Reading Pop Wasteland… Continue reading


Love and Mercy: Comics at New York Review Books

A couple weeks back New York Review Books announced a comics line stretching debuting in 2016 and edited by NYRB editor and critic Gabriel Winslow-Yost and artist Lucas Adams. Continue reading


Murphy Anderson, 1926 – 2015

Murphy Anderson, whose artwork spanned the Golden, Silver and Bronze ages of comics, has passed away. He was 89. Continue reading


“As Radical as I Might Ever Have Hoped”: Jonathan Lethem on The Best American Comics 2015

The novelist discusses issues involved in editing the new Best American Comics anthology, a book full of varied, provocative feats of cartooning, and the most delightfully strange comics collection pitched at the casual comics audience in recent memory. Continue reading

Another classic Colan/Palmer cover.

An Interview with Tom Palmer

A veteran inker looks back. Continue reading


Dennis P. Eichhorn, 1945–2015

The pioneering Real Stuff writer led a truly eccentric life. While many autobiographical writers tend to focus on day-to-day trivialities, Eichhorn’s stories were loaded with sex, drugs, and a whole lot of violence. Continue reading


Dennis P. Eichhorn Tributes

Remembrances from Noah Van Sciver, Shary Flenniken, Art Chantry, Mary Fleener, Pat Moriarty, and other collaborators. Continue reading