Austin English and Bill Kartalopoulos on Superboy, Patience, and Peplum


Cartoonist/publisher Austin English and Best American Comics series editor Bill Kartalopoulos are here to discuss Superboy #104 (DC Comics, April 1963) and the brand new translation of Peplum by Blutch (New York Review Comics, April 2016), in relation to the new Dan Clowes graphic novel, Patience. This is a fun one!







Austin English is a cartoonist and artist living in New York. His books include Christina and Charles, The Disgusting Room, The Life Problem, and Gulag Casual. He runs the small publishing house Domino Books.

Bill Kartalopoulos is a Brooklyn-based comics critic, educator, curator and editor. He is the Series Editor for the Best American Comics series published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. He currently teaches Comics History in the MFA Visual Narrative program at SVA and has developed and taught courses on the graphic novel, comics history, and the history of Illustration at Parsons The New School for Design.

Mike Dawson is the author of Freddie & Me, Troop 142, Angie Bongiolatti, and the forthcoming Rules For Dating My Daughter. Follow him on Twitter and Tumblr.