Tag Archives: Michael Dean

No Oversight Leads to a History of Sexual Misconduct And Bullying at the CBLDF

TCJ follows a trail of harassment, hostility and alcohol as Cheyenne Allot and others speak out against CBLDF Executive Director Charles Brownstein and the Fund struggles to regain the public’s trust. Continue reading

 

Richard Sala 1955-2020

We look back at the life and work of cartoonist Richard Sala, who passed away at the age of 65. Continue reading

 

Cartoonist Gahan Wilson Dies at the age of 89

Gahan Wilson, one of the most influential and respected cartoonists in the medium, passed away on November 21st, 2019. Continue reading

 

Comics Journalist Tom Spurgeon Dies at the age of 50

Comics journalist Tom Spurgeon passed away on Wednesday, November 13th, 2019 at the age of 50. Continue reading

 

Scott Rosenberg’s Platinum Pipeline to Hollywood

Scott Mitchell Rosenberg is recently back in industry news, regarding his partial ownership of the rights to Rob Liefeld’s Youngblood. In this article from TCJ #265 (January-February 2005), Michael Dean traces Rosenberg’s trajectory through comics industry and Hollywood up to that point. 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. 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