Society Is Nix: Gleeful Anarchy at the Dawn of the American Comic Strip 1895-1915

An enormous revelation of a book. Continue reading


New School

or: FUCKING GUERNICA IN THE ASS Continue reading



On the first page of her Journal, French-Canadian artist Julie Delporte writes, “Here we go. We’ve decided not to live together any more. I’m experimenting with colours as we’re experimenting with new lives… improvising a lot.” That encapsulates perfectly this … Continue reading


Today is the Last Day of the Rest of Your Life

I became interested in this book when I saw it in passing in Angouleme last year. It had won the ‘revelation’ award the previous year, which sounds self-explanatory. But its look drew me to it. There are now enough divisions … Continue reading


The End Of The Fucking World

TEOTFW feels like Forsman’s comics PhD project. Continue reading


The Amazing, Enlightening and Absolutely True Adventures of Katherine Whaley

The Cat reviews the Book. Continue reading



It’s the kind of Jodorowsky book you could show your mother, or a priest, or even a little girl, his equivalent of The Straight Story. Continue reading


Good Dog

Good Dog is an engaging, beautifully drawn, heartfelt story, even if you leave the doggie angle out altogether. But why would you? Continue reading