Featured

Prophet, The Incal, and Suggestion in Science Fiction

<i>Prophet</i>, <i>The Incal</i>, and Suggestion in Science Fiction

by

Sci-fi and the sense of an expanding world....

Art vs. Art: Zen Pencils and the Critical Imagination

Art vs. Art: Zen Pencils and the Critical Imagination

by

Inspirational cartoonist Gavin Aung Than hates on his haters....

XX-Men: The Failures of Brian Wood's All-Woman X-Team

XX-Men: The Failures of Brian Wood’s All-Woman X-Team

by

Another mediocre X-comic — but this time with more women....

 

Recent Posts

<i>Prophet</i>, <i>The Incal</i>, and Suggestion in Science Fiction

Prophet, The Incal, and Suggestion in Science Fiction

(no comments)

by

Sci-fi and the sense of an expanding world.

continue reading »
 

More Recent Posts

 
Art vs. Art: Zen Pencils and the Critical Imagination

Art vs. Art: Zen Pencils and the Critical Imagination

(27 comments)

by

Inspirational cartoonist Gavin Aung Than hates on his haters.

 
 
XX-Men: The Failures of Brian Wood’s All-Woman X-Team

XX-Men: The Failures of Brian Wood’s All-Woman X-Team

(10 comments)

by

Another mediocre X-comic — but this time with more women.

 
 
10 More Most Underrated Albums Ever

10 More Most Underrated Albums Ever

(7 comments)

by

From the Doors to Sonny Sharock.

 
 
Minutes for the Last Supper

Minutes for the Last Supper

(3 comments)

by

Fishermen for the Good News Messiah Monthly Board Meeting,

 
 
Utilitarian Review 4/19/14

Utilitarian Review 4/19/14

(no comments)

by

This week’s blogging and links.

 
 
Cosplayers for Congress

Cosplayers for Congress

(3 comments)

by

Should you vote for the politician in the Flash outfit?

 
 
More Recent Posts »
 

PencilPanelPage

What about Amanda Waller?

What about Amanda Waller?

(12 comments)

by

Amanda Waller is made to conform.

continue reading »
 

More in PencilPanelPage

 
How do questions get answered in comics?

How do questions get answered in comics?

(no comments)

by

How are you doing? Answer in panels.

 
 
Is She-Hulk a Superhero Comic?

Is She-Hulk a Superhero Comic?

(30 comments)

by

Just because a comic has a superhero in it, does that make it a superhero comic?

 
 
Contemplative Strolling:  How do Comics Represent this Type of Subjective Time? (Part 2 of a 3-part Series)

Contemplative Strolling: How do Comics Represent this Type of Subjective Time? (Part 2 of a 3-part Series)

(5 comments)

by

Time, space, and walking.

 
 
What do Are You my Mother? and All About My Mother have in common?

What do Are You my Mother? and All About My Mother have in common?

(14 comments)

by

Tears, mothers, and metafiction.

 
 
Can a Comic Book Make M.F. Grimm Walk?

Can a Comic Book Make M.F. Grimm Walk?

(15 comments)

by

Super-powers in non-fiction comics.

 
 
How do song and speech go together in comics panels?

How do song and speech go together in comics panels?

(7 comments)

by

Speech bubbles and interrupting songs.

 
 
More in PencilPanelPage »
 

Roundtables

Mining Bloom County

Mining Bloom County

(7 comments)

by

What the author learned from Bloom County

continue reading »
 

More in Roundtables

 
Bloom County in Contexts

Bloom County in Contexts

(9 comments)

by

Reading Bloom County, then and now.

 
 
The Truth, Steve

The Truth, Steve

(21 comments)

by

The Simpsons before the Simpsons.

 
 
Most Overrated/Most Underrated Comic Strip

Most Overrated/Most Underrated Comic Strip

(26 comments)

by

Bloom County is the most underrated, damn it.

 
 
Bloom County Fan Art By My Awesome 10-Year-Old

Bloom County Fan Art By My Awesome 10-Year-Old

(3 comments)

by

What it says in the title.

 
 
A Penguin State of Mind

A Penguin State of Mind

(7 comments)

by

Opus as plush toy, Opus as icon.

 
 
Creating Children

Creating Children

(27 comments)

by

Why Bloom County is better than Calvin & Hobbes

 
 
More in Roundtables »
 

More Featured Posts

Which Margaret Sanger?

By

Dancing around eugenics.

continue reading »

 
 

How Not To Make a Graphic Novel

By

On trying and failing to make a graphic novel.

continue reading »

 
 

Walt Kelly and Me

By

Nostalgia, racism, and Pogo.

continue reading »

 
 

Wandering Hands

By

Cartoons from the Gay Utopia

continue reading »

 
 

On Service in The Grand Budapest Hotel

By

Grand Budapest Hotel only features one real country, and it’s Mexico.

continue reading »