In this excerpt from his feature “Bloody Massacre: How Fredric Wertham, Public Backlash and the 1954 Senate Delinquency Hearings Threw the Comics Industry on the Bonfire,” Warren Bernard looks at the impact of Bill Gaines “Are You a Red Dupe?” ad, and how the release of Fredric Wertham’s book may have affected the scheduling of the hearings.
In this one-page interview from TCJ #232 (April 2001), Gary Groth talks to Spain Rodriguez about collaborating with Bob Callahan on the Salon.com comic Dark Hotel.
This Spain Rodriguez sketchbook was originally published in TCJ #153 (October 1992).
This interview with Golden Age artist Sheldon Moldoff (Batman, Hawkman, Hawkgirl), conducted by Steve Ringgenberg, ran in The Comics Journal #214 (July 1999).
In Part One of this two-part 1998 interview, conducted by Gary Groth, Kevin Eastman talks about the rise of the Ninja Turtles, Creators Rights and the first Direct Market black-and-white boom.
In this 1998 interview with Gary Groth, Kevin Eastman explains how Tundra lost 14 million dollars publishing alternative comics.
Here are readers’ responses to the Kevin Eastman interview.