Tag Archives: Jack Kirby

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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

 
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Echoes of ’82

A series of filmed arguments for Jack Kirby’s legacy. Continue reading

 
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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

 
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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

 
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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

 
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Kirby: Attention Paid

Leading readers into cartoon spaces… Continue reading

 
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THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (11/16/11 – Definitive Answers to Burning Political Questions)

WOW: startling partisan invective from a funnybook legend! Don’t ask! Just click! Continue reading

 
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Marvel vs. Jack Kirby: Legal Rights and Ethical Might

A discussion of the moral and legal issues at play around Kirby vs. Marvel. Continue reading