Author Archives: The Editors

Face Front, True Believers: The Comics Industry Sounds Off on Stan Lee

In 1995, TCJ collected anecdotes from various comics creators, excerpted here. Continue reading

 

Fantagraphics Books & Gallery

Our latest installment of Retail Therapy stayed close to home–by speaking with Larry Reid, of the Fantagraphics Bookstore & Gallery! Continue reading

 

A Stan Lee Interview (1968)

In this interview, Ted White captures Lee at the peak of ’60s success. It is a snapshot of the day-to-day of the Marvel offices at that time. Sol Brodsky cameos. Continue reading

 

Stan Lee & Jenette Kahn at Temple University

Stan Lee and Jenette Kahn discuss Marvel Comics’ expansion into multimedia projects in a 1978 Q&A at Philadelphia’s Temple University. Continue reading

 

Escape Pod Comics

Escape Pod Comics has only been open for six years, but they’ve already made their presence known. We spoke with Menachem Luchins to find out what’s going on in Huntington, New York. Continue reading

 

Amalgam Comics & Coffeehouse

Since their launch in 2015, Amagalm Comics in Philadelphia has gone on to become one of the most well known comics destinations in North America. We caught up with owner/operator Ariell Johnson on what it’s like behind the counter. Continue reading

 

Excerpt: House In The Jungle

Thanks to Koyama Press, we’re pleased to share this excerpt of Nathan Gelgud’s latest work, House In The Jungle. In it, a potent pineapple dealing hermit’s transcendental quest is disrupted by the encroaching townspeople he supplies. Then things get weird!

 

Desert Island

2018 saw Desert Island into its tenth year, which means we finally pinned Gabe Fowler down for the latest installment in our Retail Therapy column! Continue reading