FEATURES

“We’ve Worked Side by Side for 25 Years”: Brigitte Findakly and Lewis Trondheim Interview

A conversation with the wife-and-husband team behind Poppies in Iraq, a memoir of Findakly’s childhood as an Orthodox Christian in Iraq. Continue reading

 

“A Tricky Cad”: The Gravies, Sawdust and Chester Gould

The meta-strips within 1950s and ’60s Dick Tracy. Continue reading

 

Art Young, To Laugh That We May Not Weep: A Conversation with Glenn Bray and Frank M. Young

Researching and compiling one of the very best under-recognized cartoonists. Continue reading

 

Len Wein: 1948-2017

The life of the prolific and influential comics writer and editor, who co-created Wolverine and Swamp Thing. Continue reading

 

Richard Kyle in Retrospect

Reflections on a comics critic, publisher and retailer, along with an unpublished interview. Continue reading

 

This Week’s Comics (9/6/17)

Strictly a consumer guide. Continue reading

 

Through the Mirror

Late in life, Jack Kirby returned to his youth. After a long, distinguished career he drew his first unequivocally autobiographical story, “Street Code”, in 1983. Continue reading

 

Yoe Books: A Disservice to Comics History

We are at peak reprint. Because of this, the only worthwhile publishing projects reissuing old comic strips or books need to be either uncovering hidden gems and critical missing links to bygone eras, or repackaging material in a way that … Continue reading