The Fantagraphics set-up at SPX. Photo credit: Meredith Rizzo/SPX.

New and Old: SPX 2016

How the Small Press Expo has changed—and how it’s stayed the same. Continue reading


“My Way of Witnessing”: Warren Craghead on Donald Trump

What it’s like to draw the same man, again and again, day after day. Continue reading


Wren McDonald: Not a Cartoonist’s Diary

In advance of SPX, Wren McDonald imagines creating a TCJ Cartoonist’s Diary. Continue reading


A Conversation with Tom Gauld

Noah Van Sciver catches up with the author of Mooncop. Continue reading


Tillie Walden

Tillie Walden is a young Texas-based cartoonist who has three graphic novellas from UK’s Avery Hill Publishing to her name (The End of Summer in 2015 and I Love This Part and A City Inside in 2016), as well as her upcoming graphic … Continue reading

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Before Neat Stuff: A Look at Some of Peter Bagge’s Lost Early Work

New York, 1980s — the young Peter Bagge finds his way.
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When Wolverine Met Hemingway: A History of Ernest Hemingway in Comics: Part 2

Cameos, parodies and homages in comics including Superman, Weird War Tales, Lobo, Jenny Sparks, Also: an interview with Dave Sim about his sexually-charged take on Hemingway in Cerebus. Continue reading


“I Don’t Think About It. I Just Do It.”: Catching up with Gilbert Hernandez

If ‘Los Bros Hernandez’ didn’t already include Jaime and Mario, the term would still be a suitable nickname for Gilbert, who sometimes appears to be doing the work of multiple cartoonists. Continue reading