Archive for March, 2011

Sammy Harkham: Naturalism and Specificity

A discussion of Sammy Harkham’s work, focusing especially on his recent Crickets #3.

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The Travelogue as Masturbation

The onanistic pleasures of Sarah Glidden’s How to Understand Israel in 60 Days or Less

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Sexless Superman

Superman is an icon…. What he’s not, what he’s never been, is a sex symbol nor a sexual being. Superman lacks libido.

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What is Graphic Journalism?

A new crop of comics artists are merging their craft with the journalistic process to create stunning works of reportage that depict everything from war torn countries to wineries.

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The Illustrated Wallace Stevens

It’s not really possible — or at least it’s very difficult — to create an illustration that works like a Wallace Stevens poem.

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New Visitor Intro

Welcome to HU! Some links and explanations for folks on their way to the Victorian Wire post.

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Memories of Old Hong Kong

An introduction to the comics of Stella So.

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