Archive for November, 2012

The Singing Inks: Some Lovely YouTube Inking Videos

Watching art.

continue reading »

 
 

Voices From the Archive: Charles Hatfield on Why Maus Is Not Glib

Maus moves many people for a reason, something your dismissive posturing cannot account for.”

continue reading »

 
 

Grappling With Genre

Iain M. Banks’ The Player of Games and the benefits and perils of genre.

continue reading »

 
 

Tyrannosaurus Stalin

Alun Llewellyn’s The Strange Invaders and the desire for dystopia.

continue reading »

 
 

Jason Dittmer on Captain Nowhere

Jason Dittmer provides a rebuttal to my review of his book “Captain America and the Nationalist Superhero.”

continue reading »

 
 

It’s Comics Versus Art, (at least according to comics)

Comics emerges less as a victim of art than of its own, unintentional self-sabotaging, and its refusal to grow and celebrate itself on its own terms.

continue reading »

 
 

Music for Middle-Brow Snobs — Like a Motorway

Electronica dance pop mix download.

continue reading »