Tag Archives: Kenneth Smith

“Everything Was in Season”: Fantagraphics from 1978–1984

An excerpt from We Told You So: Comics as Art, the long-awaited and exhaustive oral history of Fantagraphics Books. This chapter’s topics include the wisdom of Gil Kane and Art Spiegelman and the growth of the Fantagraphics publishing family: Amazing Heroes, Nemo and … comic books Continue reading

 

THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (2/22/12 – Just a lot of stuff.)

Quite a lively lineup of artists old and new; if you’ve got a great shop, you’ll be glad for it this week. Continue reading

 

Archive Viewer: Issue 48

Featuring interviews with Samuel R. Delany, Len Wein, and Kenneth Smith; Pierce Askegren on Harlan Ellison; a glimpse at the British Underground comics Continue reading

 

The Comics Journal No. 295, Jan. 2009

Featuring interviews with Brian K. Vaughan, Gipi, and John Kerschbaum. Continue reading

 

The Comics Journal No. 296, Feb. 2009

Featuring interviews with Lynda Barry, Frank Quitely, Dash Shaw, Mike Luckovich, and David Hadju. Continue reading

 

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

 

The Comics Journal No. 299, August 2009

Featuring an interview with Josh Cotter; a review of Kramers Ergot 7; Bob Levin on “How Michel Choquette (Almost) Assembled the Most Stupendous Comic Book In the World.” Continue reading

 

The Comics Journal No. 288, February 2008

Featuring the best of 2007; interviews with Rutu Modan, Paul Karasik, Bryan Talbot, Nick Bertozzi, Peter Kuper, and Cathy Malkasian. Continue reading