Archive for: Scott McCloud

Voices from the Archive: Caroline Small on Delany, Definitions, and Comics

Delany’s disappointing enthusiasm for Scott McCloud

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Loss of Interface: Teaching Cartoons Without Form

On failing to teach comics.

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Frederic Wertham vs. The Icons

An epic battle for our souls.

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Seeing the Big Picture: The Use of Composition in Comics

Composition in Alison Bechdel’s Fun Home

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Blood in the Gutters

Panels, gutters, closure, and comics.

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The Color Question

Color as simplification in Murray and Heath’s Hearts and Minds

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Comics Criticism 101: An Introduction

Comics and composition; an introduction to a series of student papers

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