Tag Archives: Bill Blackbeard

Bill Blackbeard: Tributes

Words of appreciation from Gary Groth, Chris Ware, Lucy Shelton Caswell, Mark Newgarden, Robert Beerbohm, Michael Tisserand, Peter Maresca, Trina Robbins, and others as they come in. Continue reading


Bill Blackbeard, R.I.P.

The man who gave comics its memory. Continue reading


Bill Blackbeard, The Man Who Saved Comics, Dead at 84

Bill Blackbeard, without question or quibble, is the only absolutely indispensable figure in the history of comics scholarship for the last quarter century. Continue reading


The Day After

Meet me in St. Louis! And links. Continue reading


The Comics Journal No. 271, October 2005

Interviews with Jerry Robinson and Renee French. Bill Blackbeard on Thimble Theater. Continue reading