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Travelogue 2015

James Romberger’s trip through Europe, encountering all manner of comics culture along the way. Continue reading


Angoulême Year Zero

Angoulême 2015 will be remembered chiefly for having taken place under the hovering specter of terrorism. But beyond that, it was a memorable year in several respects: a year of protest, reform, and even cautious optimism. Continue reading

From the press conference on the Chinese partnership. Festival director Franck Bondoux fifth from left, the mayor of Guandong to his immediate right.

Angoulême est Charlie; Chinese Partnership; Otomo Grand Prix

A report from the first day of the Angoulême festival. Continue reading


Trondheim on the Angoulême Grand Prix

The outspoken cartoonist (and former Grand Prix winner) addresses controversies surrounding the festival’s most prestigious award. Continue reading

Signing at the L'Association booth, open this year!

Angoulême 2012: Aftermath

One of the best festivals of the past decade. Of course, some problems persist. Continue reading


Angoulême 2012: Saturday

The most eloquently curated comics show I’ve seen since the fantastic Masters of European Comics in 2001. Continue reading

The Making of a Raw cover

Angoulême 2012: Friday

The Art Spiegelman retrospective in the Castro building is amazing. Continue reading

Issue 216

The Comics Journal No. 216, October 1999

Featuring interviews with Kurt Busiek, Megan Kelso, and John Severin. Continue reading