Tag Archives: Lynda Barry


Dan Zettwoch and Rina Ayuyang on The Freddie Stories by Lynda Barry

Two great cartoonists, the creators of Birdseye Bristoe and Whirlwind Wonderland respectively, discuss Lynda Barry’s Freddie Stories. 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


Chicago: Comics on the Make

“Comics: Philosophy & Practice” gathered seventeen luminaries of the medium to discuss what it all means. Continue reading

Hillary Chute's Graphic Women: Life Narrative and Contemporary Comics

Hillary Chute and the Dynamics of Autobiography

Hillary Chute’s Graphic Women examines autobiographical comics through a literary lens; and yet how to reckon with the mysterious “Judith Forest”‘s performative “autobiographies?” 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 Lynda Barry Interview

The Lynda Barry Interview

Reprinted from TCJ #132 (November 1989); conducted by Thom Powers. Continue reading

Issue 132

The Comics Journal No. 132, November 1989

Featuring interviews with Lynda Barry and Paul Chadwick; the Don Punchatz sketchbook. Continue reading