TCJ Archive

The Comics Journal No. 285, October 2007

Featuring interviews with Darwyn Cooke and Ernie Colon.


Blood & Thunder (p. 17)


Greg Stump and staff, Journal Datebook (p. 21)


Markisan Naso, The Darwyn Cooke Interview (p. 30)
Kent Worcester, The Ernie Colón Interview (p. 74)
Andrew Farago, The Keith Knight Interview (p. 88)



Bill Randall, “Monsieur Lambert” (p. 108)
Tim O’Neil, “Alice in Sunderland” (p. 110)
Noah Berlatsky, “Antique Bakery” (p. 113)
Simon Abrams, “Rex Mundi” (p. 115)
Kent Worcester,  “City of Laughter” (p. 122)
Rob Vollmar, “The Black Diamond Detective Agency” (p. 125)
Joe McCulloch, “Blab! #17” (p. 127)
Mini-reviews of “The Complete Universe of Dupuy-Berberian”, “Dork #11”, “Paradigm Shift” and “Alias the Cat” (p. 129)


R.C. Harvey, “I Remember Roger” (p. 18)
Michael Dean, John Buscema’s Wanted Comics (p. 131)


Bill Randall, Lost in Translation: “Kids These Days” (p. 157)
R.C. Harvey, Comicopia: “Political Cartoonists Face Their History and Fate in Washington” (p. 162)
Rich Kreiner, Meet the Comics Press: “The Horror. The Horror.” (p. 170)
Donald Phelps, “Coney Island Gothic” (p. 172)
Kenneth Smith, Time Out of Joint: “The Crypto-Revolution of Our Age: XX. Power Versus Reality” (p. 173)
Coming Comics (p. 182)



Greg Stump, Markison Naso, Darwyn Cooke, Kent Worcester, Ernie Colon, Andrew Farago, Keith Knight, Bill Randall, Tim O’Neil, Simon Abrams, Rex Mundi, Kent Worcester, Rob Vollmar, Joe McCulloch, Blab!, R.C. Harvey, Michael Dean, John Buscema, Rich Kreiner, Donald Phelps, Kenneth Smith