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Why Michael DeForge is the greatest cartoonist of his generation: The Critics Explain

A great mystery.

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Comics Criticism: Even comics critics don’t care about it

Comics critics should care about criticism, not comics.

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The “Last” Outsider Cartoonist and the Ku Klux Klan

The comics of Russell Deiner

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The sun never sets on the Trigan Empire

Fascism and history in Don Lawrence’s classic sci-fi/toga strip.

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Tropic of the Sea: Not the way to remember Satoshi Kon

Nostalgia, Japanese style.

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Film to Comics: Lessons from Daniel Clowes’ Justin M. Damiano

Clowes on critics, or Clowes on Clowes?

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Island of Sex, Panorama of Empire

A review of Suehiro Maruo’s adaptation of Edogawa Ranpo’s The Strange Tale of Panorama Island.

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