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SDCC 12: Graphic Novels: The Bookstore Crowd Panel

Tom Spurgeon moderates Kate Beaton, Jason Shiga, Brecht Evens, Alison Bechdel, Jennifer and Matthew Holm, and Nate Powell. Continue reading

 

Joe Kubert, 1926-2012

The longtime comic book artist of Sgt. Rock, Enemy Ace, Hawkman and Tarzan has passed away. Continue reading

 

MoCCA Gets a New Lease on Life at Society of Illustrators

Everything that was MoCCA — its collection, its educational programming, its logo, its heavily attended annual festival — has been subsumed, and will reportedly continue, under the auspices of the Society of Illustrators. Continue reading

 

Flex Mentallo and the Morrison Problem

The experience of reading about Grant Morrison’s comics is frequently more stimulating than actually suffering through the work itself. Continue reading

 

The Joe Daly Interview

A conversation with the Dungeon Quest author on religion, drugs, process, and nudity. Continue reading

 

SDCC12: Gilbert Shelton Spotlight

Gary Groth interviews the underground cartoonist. Filmed by Justin Bloch and David McCloud. Continue reading

 

“Our Goal Is to Create an Audience That’s Not There Yet”: An Interview with Jessica Abel and Matt Madden

The husband-and-wife duo talk about their new book, editing the Best American Comics series, moving to France, and cartooning. Continue reading

 

SDCC12: CAC Session #7: Jack Kirby and the Auteur Theory of Comics

Arlen Schumer and Randolph Hoppe theorize that artist Jack Kirby was a de facto co-creator and co-author, with the credited writer, of his work. Continue reading