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Blood and Thunder: Harvey Pekar and R. Fiore

From The Comics Journal’s letters pages (Blood and Thunder), circa 1989-1990: American Splendor creator Harvey Pekar and critic R. Fiore argue over realism and genre fiction in comics. And Animal Farm. Continue reading

 
Issue 40

Archive Viewer: Issue 40

Featuring an interview with Jim Shooter; Kim Thompson on Tom Sutton; illustrations by John Cornell. Continue reading

 
Issue 213

The Comics Journal No. 213, June 1999

Featuring interviews with Carol Lay and Jack Jackson; reviews of Sweet #4, Black Jack Volume 1, and Raw Deal; an essay on Maus as magical realism. Continue reading

 
Issue 200

The Comics Journal No. 200, December 1997

A massive issue featuring interviews with Chris Ware and Charles Schulz; critical assessments of “essential works”; an excerpt from Jules Feiffer, “The Great Comic Book Heroes”

 
Issue 147

The Comics Journal No. 147, December 1991

Featuring an interview with P. Craig Russell; an essay on Li’l Abner; part two of Kim Deitch’s sketchbook. Continue reading

 
Issue 135

The Comics Journal No. 135, April 1990

Featuring interviews with Chester Brown and Bob Foster; a review of RAW magazine; a column by Bob Levin. Continue reading

 
Issue 113

The Comics Journal No. 113, December 1986

Featuring a discussion between Gil Kane and Robert Crumb about their artwork and influences; an interview with Mark Evanier; Harvey Pekar on Maus. Continue reading

 
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The Comics Journal No. 40, June 1978

Featuring an interview with Jim Shooter; Kim Thompson on Tom Sutton; illustrations by John Cornell.