Tag Archives: Steve Ditko

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One-Artist Anthology Comics

As if it weren’t enough that comics are the domain of the obsessive control freak, there is a cartooning sect that perfectly defines the creative mania responsible for some of our greatest works: the one-artist anthology. This is its history. Continue reading


Steve Ditko — HA! / AH! — Laughing at Death.

Ditko is a satirist — Ditko creates Black and White Black Comedy with Sick Humor. Ditko’s Creeper: Performance, Heroism, and Mania. Ditko is the single most innovative artist/humorist to come out of the Mainstream Comics Industry. Discuss. Continue reading


THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (8/3/11 – Fresh Presentations)

“Oh my god, is that more money? Comics can smurf right off!” Continue reading


THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (7/6/11 – No More Holidays)

Welcome back, America! New comics are still on Wednesday, and this column is still… RIGHT NOW. Continue reading


THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (4/27/11 – No More Thinking)

On the ideological dialectic of Steve Ditko’s squiggles and how a slap is sometimes like a kiss. Plus: more comics; more drugs. Continue reading


THIS WEEK IN COMICS! (3/9/11 – New History Detail)

“A weekly tip sheet for upcoming comics, eh?” the executioner laughed, raising his axe. Trembling, Jog thought back to how it all began… Continue reading


Archive Viewer: Issue 33

Issue 194

The Comics Journal No. 194, March 1997

Featuring interviews with David Mazzucchelli, Bryan Talbot, Bill Schorr, Part II. Reviews of work by Steve Ditko and Aaron Cometbus.