M.R. Trower looks at Eric Knisley’s “Long Books”

Creating a New Comics Show: DICE

Last year, I started my own comics show in Durham, North Carolina. Here’s what I learned. Continue reading


No Longer of This Planet: Gary Arlington (1938-2014)

The “patron saint” of underground comix died last week at his home and by now has hopefully moved on to cartoon heaven. But he was always a procrastinator and might still be hanging out in funny book limbo. Continue reading


“I’m Shocked to Be Meeting Young People Who Are Reading This”: An Interview with Paul Pope

The creator of Battling Boy on making comics for kids, getting caught up in the world of film, drawing inspiration from his predecessors, and straddling multiple worlds. Continue reading


Great Big Beautiful

Guy Colwell’s Doll. Continue reading

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“Stories Are Just People”: An Interview with Anatola Howard

She started putting her work up on deviantART when she was 10 years old. She’s designed two computer games. She’s drawn comics for Wolfen Jump and been published by Rigged Books. She has a work ethic that would make a full-time cartoonist blush. Oh, and she’s 16. Continue reading


The Ulli Lust Interview

A train ride with the acclaimed Austrian cartoonist. Continue reading


2013 Year in Review

Some highlights from the year gone by. Continue reading


How to Discourage Women from Cartooning

An uncomfortable letter stimulates thoughts on gender and cartooning. Continue reading