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“FYI: I’m Going to Make a Lot of Books”: A Conversation with Zainab Akhtar & Peow

I think that there are a lot of chumps working in comics and even big “older publishers” are just moving so slowly and still making mistakes. Continue reading

 

“Chosen People”: A Conversation with Drew Friedman

The great caricaturist talks about celebrity, artistic cruelty, his family, his audience, and (of course) Shemp Howard. Continue reading

 

Appendix 2: Further Contexts [An Excerpt from How to Read Nancy]

In this excerpt from How to Read Nancy: The Elements of Comics in Three Easy Panels, Karasik and Newgarden explore some of the factors contingent to a Nancy strip’s original publication—paper stock, newspaper layout, etc.—and their effects on the strip itself. Continue reading

 

Excerpt: Geis Volume 2 (A Game Without Rules)

An early look at the newest fantasy graphic novel from Alexis Deacon and Nobrow! Continue reading

 

Excerpt: Showtime

An extended look at Antoine Cossé’s Showtime, courtesy of Breakdown Press. Continue reading

 

“People Are Very Deep”: An Interview with Zachary Braun

The creator of the science fiction webcomic Nature of Nature’s Art talks psychology, manga, animation, painting software, and effective communication. Continue reading

 

Excerpt: I Am Not Okay With This

The latest in Chuck Forsman comics, brought to you by Fantagraphics! Continue reading

 

“It’s Hard To Sleep”: An Interview with CAB’s Gabe Fowler

A conversation with the founder of Comic Arts Brooklyn before the festival this weekend. Continue reading