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Sally here with Ann Nocenti, Julia Wertz, Sarah Glidden, and many more women and comics and news! ————————————————————————————————— The Comics Beat has a great interview with the incredible Ann Nocenti (above). Edie Nugent sat down with her at NYCC to discuss her upcoming project –  the “sci-fi political thriller The Seeds with artist David Aja for […]


Sam Ombiri on Katie Skelly’s My Pretty Vampire, Sally with comics and news from Sheena Howard and Barbara Brandon-Croft, and more! ————————————————————————————————— Sam Ombiri here: When I first saw My Pretty Vampire as a book I was surprised by how much bigger it was than what I had imagined it to be. Then I was […]


Empezamos el día con Sofía Álvarez Watson; Ramón Esono; Begoña García-Alén; Mohammad Barrangi; Inés Estrada; Berliac; La Polola; La Primavera del Libro y los tebeos de Cómics Workbook! ————————————————————————————————— Dibujar el amor es el trabajo de Sofía Álvarez Watson Juan David Umaña Gallego nos cuenta en El Colombiano: “Llegué a Medellín con 105 anécdotas recogidas entre Buenos Aires y Bogotá. De aquí me […]


Aaron here today with E.A. Bethea; Aidan Koch; Kara Walker; Thierry Groensteen; Connor Willumsen ————————————————————————————————— Book of Daze Domino Books is publishing a collection of E.A. Bethea work: Bethea, a simple interpretation might offer, chronicles the web of living in the world (and with her work, we are zeroed in on life in New York […]


Caleb Orecchio here with thoughts on practicing color, and other news. ———————————————————————————————— I’ve been thinking and working with color a lot. In this day and age, where color is an option for cartoonists looking to print their work (color was not always an option for ye olde comics makers, true believer), the quantity of choice […]


Sally here with Thi Bui, Lale Westvind, Sophie Goldstein, Jackie Kirby, and much more! ———————————————————————————————— First of all, can we please collectively freak out over this Lale Westvind cover on the upcoming Kramers Ergot 10…?! I can’t stop looking at it, and April 2018 seems like a very long time from now… Lale has a […]


Sally here with announcements and excitement from Adam Griffiths, Kyle Baker, Derick Jones, Ronald Wimberly, and more! ————————————————————————————————— East City Art featured an official shout-out regarding Adam Griffiths‘ forthcoming graphic novel Washington White: “Science fiction meets the aftermath of the 1960s civil rights movement in Adam Griffiths’ forthcoming self-published graphic novel, Washington White, a pseudo techno-thriller about […]


Reflections on the existing comics festival paradigm in the United States + your daily strips from Comics Workbook!  ————————————————————————————————— Juan here: Expanding the Festival Tool Kit – 2017 has been floating around the internet since Monday and people have been chiming in their thoughts, reflecting on the existing comics festival paradigm. Warts and all. Seeing as how […]


Aaron here today with ARTZINES; Kurt Ankeny; Brigitte Findakly and Lewis Trondheim; Gary Panter; Juan Fernández ————————————————————————————————— ARTZINES is a transmedia research project run by artist publisher antoine lefebvre editions. This research project aims to produce a reference book on the subject of contemporary art zines. As an artist researcher, it is important for lefebvre […]


Caleb Orecchio here with thoughts on The Best American Comics 2017, and other news. ————————————————————————————————— The Best American Comics 2017 is here, compiled by series editor Bill Kartolopoulos, and guest editor Ben Katchor. When I heard Katchor was the guest editor this year and saw Matthew Thurber’s cover for the book, I was quite looking forward to […]