Tag Archives: Denny O’Neil

Rationality and Relevance: Dennis O’Neil

This interview was conducted in 1978 and 1980 and released in full form in The Comic Journal #66 (September 1981). Among the many topics they cover, young Gary Groth and Mike Catron ask Denny O’Neil about the potential for the art form – specifically, beyond the mass audience and the superhero genre – and talk about a promising new writer O’Neil is editing, Frank Miller. Continue reading

 

Denny O’Neil: 1939 – 2020

The influential writer and beloved editor passed away, leaving a super-hero industry forever changed behind him. Continue reading

 

A Denny O’Neil and Matt Fraction Conversation

This conversation from The Comics Journal #300 (November 2009) is a snapshot of a moment just before smartphones became ubiquitous and before the MCU/Batman/superhero movies would glut cinemas. Matt Fraction and Denny O’Neil compare and contrast their experiences writing for characters such as Iron Man and Batman, share tips on craft and more. Continue reading

 

The Comics Journal No. 300, November 2009

Featuring interviews with Art Spiegelman and Kevin Huizenga, Jean-Christophe Menu and Sammy Harkham, Frank Quitely and Dave Gibbons, and more. Continue reading

 

Archive Viewer: Issue 66

Featuring two interviews with Denny O’Neil; Reviews of Superman Versus Spiderman, Tintin’s America, and Bob “Boze” Bell. Continue reading

 

Archive Viewer: Issue 68

Featuring Neal Adams on Jack Adler; discussing comics with Denny O’Neil, Roy Thomas, Len Wein, Julius Schwartz, Frank Miller, Dick Giordano, Louise Jones, and Jim Shooter. Continue reading

 

Archive Viewer: Issue 64

Featuring a forum on comics writing with Gil Kane and Denny O’Neil; illustrations by Gil Kane, Wade Hampton, and Ken Macklin. Continue reading

 

The Comics Journal No. 68, November 1981

Featuring Neal Adams on Jack Adler; discussing comics with Denny O’Neil, Roy Thomas, Len Wein, Julius Schwartz, Frank Miller, Dick Giordano, Louise Jones, and Jim Shooter. Continue reading