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A Cartoonist’s Diary

Sarah Horrocks: Day Two

The best part of drawing comics is the part where you have to…pack a bunch of envelopes? Ya heard, it’s true, Day 2: Sarah tells it like it is, in today’s television criticism heavy installment. Continue reading

 
A Cartoonist’s Diary

Sarah Horrocks: Day One

Music criticism, donut questions and the Temple of the Golden Pavilion: it’s a heady stew that goes into Sarah’s melting pot, here at Day One of her Cartoonist’s Diary! Continue reading

 
Retail Therapy

Mission: Comics & Art

In this installment of Retail Therapy, Leef Smith talks about what it takes to stand out and succeed in comics retail. Continue reading

 
10 Cent Museum

Simplify, Stupid

Does Will Eisner really deserve so much more respect than Don Martin and Dave Berg? Continue reading

 
Comic Book Decalogue

Episode 30: Laura Lannes

The cartoonist behind By Monday I’ll Be Floating in the Hudson with the Other Garbage and the upcoming John, Dear discusses Laerte, Puiupo, and Sarah Manguso, as well as the uses–and perils–of humor in art. Continue reading

 
Retail Therapy

Fantom Comics

In our latest installment of Retail Therapy, we spoke with Jake Shapiro, of Washington DC’s Fantom Comics! Continue reading

 
Ice Cream For Bedwetters

We Need to Talk about Thanos

Tegan and Thanos go back a long way, but have both of them outgrown the comics where they met? It’s time to find out. Continue reading

 
Grid

The Plight of the Superhero Comic Book

Working his way through a stack of recent mainstream and alternative superhero comics, Ken Parille finds many drowning in clichés and a few that get it right. Continue reading