Archive for: Art Spiegelman

The Anxiety of Coming Correct

R. Crumb and comics crit.

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Unethical Empathy: A Case for J.P. Stassen’s Deogratias

On identifying with the victims in Rwanda.

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Maus and Marketing

The worst of Maus.

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The Good Draftsman: Of Mice and Men

Spiegelman is not a superior draftsman, and he doesn’t need to be.

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In the Shadow of Mediocre Page Design

Art Spiegelman’s page design is not especially good.

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Frederic Wertham vs. The Icons

An epic battle for our souls.

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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.”

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