Tag Archives: Charles Hatfield


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


Maurice Sendak: Tributes

Artists and writers comment on one of their own. Continue reading


Jack Kirby: Hand of Fire Roundtable (Part 3)

William Blake, Steve Ditko, and the idea of analogues in this final part of our Hand of Fire roundtable. Continue reading


Jack Kirby: Hand of Fire Roundtable (Part 2)

Part two of our Jack Kirby/Hand of Fire roundtable, in which Philip K. Dick makes an appearance. Continue reading


Jack Kirby: Hand of Fire Roundtable (Part 1)

A roundtable on the occasion of Charles Hatfield’s book, Hand of Fire: The Comics Art of Jack Kirby, with contributions from Jonathan Lethem, Glen David Gold, Sarah Boxer, Doug Harvey, Dan Nadel, and Robert Fiore. Continue reading

Issue 274

The Comics Journal No. 274, February 2006

Featuring interviews with Mike Ploog and Sophie Crumb; Greg Sadowski on early Kurtzman comics. Continue reading

Issue 211

The Comics Journal No. 211, April 1999

Featuring the young publishers roundtable; Kim Thompson on Ben Katchor; a response comic to Understanding Comics. Continue reading

Issue 201

The Comics Journal No. 201, January 1998

Featuring interviews with Al Hirschfeld and Larry Marder; Euro-Comics for beginners. Continue reading