“One More Lens Through Which to Process the World”: A Horror-Filled Conversation with Josh Simmons

The Black River and Jessica Farm artist talks about horror, degrading day jobs, and the circus. Continue reading


Leslie Stein on Diary of a Teenage Girl

The Eye of the Majestic Creature artist goes to the movie adaptation of Phoebe Gloeckner’s great book. Continue reading

Study for 'Surely I Must Be a Bride in Blood', 2015
Ink on paper.

A Season at the Con

From Game of Thrones to Teen Wolf to Ramona Fradon. An artist and his daughter bound together by nerd obsessions explore the new Comic-Con. Continue reading


A Chat with Kevin Hooyman

The author of Conditions on the Ground chats with old friend and fellow artist Keith McCulloch. Continue reading


Chinese Web Comics: Scarlet-Faced Dog and Buermiao

Two Chinese cartoonists discuss their work and the popular web publishing platform, Douban. Continue reading


Marc Bell in Conversation with Joe Hale

An interview with the elusive author of the recent book Love & Forgiveness. Continue reading


Report from Minneapolis: Autoptic

The committee process. Continue reading


Frightened Control Freaks: An Interview with Daniel Clowes

The cartoonist and screenwriter talks about the nightmare of putting together The Complete Eightball, cultural alienation, control-freak artists, and Woody Harrelson’s casting in the film adaptation of Wilson. Continue reading