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Blood and Thunder: Craft is the Enemy

This argument began with a letter by James Kochalka (American Elf) in The Comics Journal #189 (in 2005, he would expand on his theory in The Cute Manifesto). Some readers found this letter inspirational; others, such as Jim Woodring, wrote in refutations. Continue reading

 
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“The Mind of a Worldly Man Is Like a Fly”: A Jim Woodring Interview

The creator of Weathercraft and Congress of the Animals opens up about his upbringing, influences (from Max Fleischer to Kenneth Patchen), and art. Continue reading

 
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The Jim Woodring Interview

Jim Woodring talks about his career in animation, shares anecdotes about Jack Kirby and Gil Kane, his move to Seattle, his transition from autobio to Frank, collaborating with Harvey Pekar and more. Continue reading

 
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The ABCs of Autobio Comix

In 1971 Justin Green’s Binky Brown started a revolution. Here’s what happened next. Continue reading

 
Issue 298

The Comics Journal No. 298, May 2009

Featuring interviews with Fábio Moon and Gabriel Bá, Nicholas Gurewitch, and Trevor Von Eeden; a cartoon interview with Peter Bagge. Continue reading

 
Issue 191

The Comics Journal No. 191, November 1996

Interviews with Carmine Infantino and Paul Pope; Image lawsuit report.

 
Issue 164

The Comics Journal No. 164, December 1993

Featuring interviews with Jim Woodring and Michael Allred, as well as an essay by Richard Pini.

 
Issue 140

The Comics Journal No. 140, February 1991

Featuring interviews with Walt Kelley, Alan Moore, and Maurice Sendak; pages from Walt Kelley’s sketchbook; pages from Jim Engel’s sketchbook. Continue reading

 
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