Howard Chaykin

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Sifting the trash heap

There’s an image in an old Warlock comic book by Jim Starlin that sums up a lot of the peculiar, shared pleasure of reading comics.
Things I love about the gold and the garbage in comics
By DOUGLAS WOLK  |  June 28, 2007

Polite and brave and honest?

Monthly comic-book sales have been dribbling downward for years, as the economy of the comics industry shifts to book collections and manga.
DC’s hit-and-miss attempt to make its superheroes inspiring again
By DOUGLAS WOLK  |  April 27, 2006

Polite and brave and honest - side

By  |  April 24, 2006