Archive for: Gary Groth

Let’s Play Make Believe

On edgy comics and solipsism

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So What Does A Gal Have to Do To Get Into Comics?

TCJ, IPRC, and exclusion of women in comics

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Jim Shooter–A Second Opinion, Part Two: Romper Room on Crystal Meth (installment 1)

Jim Shooter’s alleged villainy before becoming Marvel editor-in-chief.

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Dyspeptic Oroborous: The Divine Hobby

TCJ hearts Jaime Hernandez.

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The Interview as Criticism: Gil Kane

Gil Kane, Gary Groth, and criticizing the interview as criticism

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Dyspeptic Ouroboros: Gary Groth and Victorian Dresses

A week or so back, I posted a response to a post by Jeet Heer which prompted a strenuous objection from Gary Groth. In the course of responding to Gary, I said this: I was replying to the structure of [Jeet's] argument and to his examples, not to his actual argument per se. There seemed […]

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Not the Best

Suat pointed me to the Comics Reporter, where Tom Spurgeon interviews Ben Schwartz about his new book Best American Comics Criticism. I’m hoping to do a review of the book itself at some point in the medium term, so I don’t want to shoot my mouth off too much. But I did want to highlight […]

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