Author Archive:

Thierry Groentseen, densité, and Carol Swain’s Gast

On panel borders, self, and other

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Charles Johnson’s “It’s life as I see it” and Single Panel Cartoons

Groensteen’s theory of narrative and Charles Johnson’s comics

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Walt Kelly and Me

Nostalgia, racism, and Pogo.

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Is Otto Binder and Joe Orlando’s “I, Robot” a Protest Novel?

Are you the robot being hunted or the people hunting robots?

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Gil Kane, Memory Drawing, and Bob Dylan’s Self Portrait

Rick Jones as Bob Dylan.

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reel gone: Matt Levin’s Walking Man Comics and Kelly Copper’s America

A commemoration of the Comics Buyer’s Guide by way of Matt Levin’s comics

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“The Infernal Ride”

Notes on Tarantino’s Django Unchained and Oscar Micheaux’s The Symbol of the Unconquered

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