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.
Ghost World at Twenty: Daniel Clowes’s Dialogue
Innovation in the 1990s: a comic book in which people talk like people.
Steve Ditko’s Cartooning: Abstraction / Word vs. Picture / Motion
Grid explores the innovative visual techniques of artist Steve Ditko.