Kids these days, with their violence and gunplay and perverse sex. We’d all be so much better if only they didn’t have access to those video games and that nasty music and those awful movies and blah blah blah. Thus goes the scapegoating just as it always has. Back in the early 1950s, comic...
Randall Enos, whose comic linoleum cuts graced the pages of magazines and newspapers everywhere, was known for a crazy, gag-riddled comic strip called “Chicken Gutz” that first appeared in the January 1972 issue of the National Lampoon and ran in each issue for about 12 years. All this time later, Enos has revived his...
Peter Kuper has produced countless comic panels since he started making them at age 19. This week through October 5 (with a special opening on September 25), he is having an exhibition at the Society of Illustrators MOCCA Gallery of the work from his new book Drawn To New York, a paean to the...
Today marks the 50th anniversary of the historic March on Washington, where Martin Luther King gave his "I Have a Dream" speech. Artist Nate Powell discusses his work on a new graphic novel that details Congressman John Lewis' struggle for civil and human rights.
Theodor Geisel — best known as "Dr. Seuss" — may be best known for his children's books. Even more intriguing, though, is his colorful past work.
One of the most significant comics events during San Diego Comic-Con this week isn’t even part of the official program. It’s the “Wonder Women: On and Off Paper” exhibition.
The Comics Arts Conference is an amalgamation of comics scholars, professionals, critics, and historians. Join this discussion of the relevance of The Comics Arts Conference and the debate on whether or not Bruce Wayne has a psychological disorder.
Before the Doublemint Twins put Wrigley's gum in America's mouths and minds of gum-chewing millions, the trade characters that most stuck as effective mnemonics were the Spearmen
On this Independence Day, let's get behind the candidate the D's and R's can support. (From Cartoons Magazine, the Daily Show of its day.)
With censorship growing in the comic world, Howard Chaykin's Black Kiss II is now among the most forbidden comics, including The Story of O.