Tag Archives: Carl Barks

Seeking Salivation! Food in Early Comics

University of Washington professor José Alaniz invited me to prepare and deliver a guest lecture on early comics for his class on food-themed comics. You could say I hoped the project would turn out to be something I could sink my teeth into. I was not disappointed. Continue reading

 

Leading Duck: An Interview with Peter Schilling about Carl Barks

An interview with the writer of Carl Barks’ Duck, in which the author discusses comics as “paper movies,” Carl Barks’s place in the canon, and his personal distaste for Uncle Scrooge Continue reading

 

One Helmet to Rule Them All: The Golden Helmet

An excerpt from Peter Schilling Jr’s new book, Carl Barks’ Duck: Average American, in which he analyzes his favorite Carl Barks Donald Duck story. Continue reading

 

Layout Workbook 5

This week we are going to diagram a double page spread. Continue reading

 

The Comics Journal No. 250, February 2003

Featuring interviews with Herge, Gary Panter, and Raymond Briggs; the Carl Barks and John Stanley Panel; Charles Shulz on Developing a comic strip. Continue reading

 

The Comics Journal No. 227, September 2000

Featuring a tribute to Carl Barks. Continue reading

 

The Comics Journal No. 151, July 1992

Featuring an interview with Drew Friedman; pages from the sketchbook of Carl Barks. Continue reading

 

The Comics Journal No. 83, August 1983

Featuring an interview with Dave and Deni Sim; a review of Carl Barks; Dale Luciano on Russ Johnson. Continue reading