Tag Archives: Rob Clough

“I’m Definitely Not Trying To Subvert”: The Alabaster Pizzo Interview

Rob Clough sits down Alabaster Pizzo, whose ongoing project Mimi & The Wolves just reached the halfway point. In this conversation, Pizzo reflects on decades spent living cheap, regretting nothing, and making comics. Continue reading

 

Welcome to Paradise Systems

R. Orion Martin (with kuš!) has helped translate and publish a number of underground Chinese comics artists, which American alternative comics readers will find familiar in subject matter, but strange and original in tone and approach. Continue reading

 

“How Do We Cope with Something Like That?”: SPX and the CBLDF Confront Defamation Lawsuit Aimed at The 11

The Small Press Expo and the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund speak about the $20,000 fund recently set up to assist the 11 defendants facing a $2.5 million dollar defamation lawsuit. Continue reading

 

Rape, Sexual Harassment Allegations Prompt Defamation Suit from Small-Press Comics Publisher Cody Pickrodt

After facing accusations of rape and sexual harassment, Cody Pickrodt of Ray Ray Books has filed suit against comics community figures including Whit Taylor, Laura Knetzger, Tom Kaczynski, and Ben Passmore. Continue reading

 

Telling on Your Secrets: Comics from Kevin Budnik, 2014-2017

In Budnik’s comics, he reveals his deepest fears and the ongoing, active experience of living with mental illness. Continue reading

 

Creating a New Comics Show: DICE

Last year, I started my own comics show in Durham, North Carolina. Here’s what I learned. 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