Tag Archives: Jim Rugg


Caitlin McGurk and Jim Rugg on Ghost World and The Death Ray by Dan Clowes

Chatting about the depictions of teenage friendships in the books of Dan Clowes. Continue reading


Comics Survey: Words, Part II

Ken Parille digs through 60 years of comics and says things about words. He explores a diverse creative cast, from Bill Griffith, Gabrielle Bell, and Julia Gfrörer to Jerry Siegel, John Byrne, and Grant Morrison — with a brief appearance by Otto Binder. Continue reading

drawn by Ed Piskor

Pittsburgh Roll Call

Y’all goin’ make me lose my mind. Continue reading


The Jim Rugg Interview

Jim Rugg discusses the relationships among comics and conventions, exploitation films, commercials, Rambo and nostalgia and many other topics. Continue reading