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Bechdel looks at her mom, Abrams packages the Garbage Pail Kids, and Corman’s new graphic novel, Unterzakhn
For years, I faithfully followed Alison Bechdel's comic strip Dykes To Watch Out For , an ongoing lesbian soap opera with a huge cast of characters, all of them vivid and realized.
| March 30, 2012
Review: Fullmetal Alchemist: The Sacred Star of Milos
The Fullmetal Alchemist series has expanded impressively, from the 2001 graphic novel, to the 2003 anime series and film to the 2009 reboot of the anime, and now Kazuya Murata's film, which picks up from the middle of the second anime reboot.
Animated alchemical battles
| January 20, 2012
In his new graphic novel, Craig Thompson wins an argument with God
This book is a gorgeous object; to make it, Thompson apparently covered himself in honey and rolled around in a thousand years of Arabic calligraphy and Islamic art, and the result is breathtaking — the amount of ink expended on one resplendent panel aft
| September 02, 2011
From there to Hereville
Hereville , one of the most charming graphic novels published this year, began when alternative-comics artist Barry Deutsch wondered why traditional heroic fantasy stories never featured Jews.
Barry Deutsch's troll-fighting Orthodox Jewish heroine
MICHAEL A. BURSTEIN
| November 05, 2010
Review: AMC's The Walking Dead
There's quite a lot to like about The Walking Dead . That is, if you can make it past the opening sequence.
No guts, no glory
| October 29, 2010
Interview: Daniel Clowes
"If you had told me then that there would be cute girls coming to comic conventions in 15 years, I would’ve told you you were out of your mind."
On going from Enid to Wilson
| April 30, 2010
Baseball graphic novel makes exclusive debut on Phoenix.com
In our tribute to the Red Sox this season, we give you Brave Play, a fictional graphic novel set in 1948 about baseball. But this...
| April 02, 2010
This is a great idea!
The old one has vanished
| March 12, 2010
Peanut butter on rice cakes
Hope my asshole boss is sick again
| February 12, 2010
I Can't Win
C'mon, there was no passion anymore.
| January 22, 2010
Who wants to be Tony Millionaire?
Tony Millionaire’s working habits are monastic.
Drunk on cheap beer and india ink, a Gloucester artist’s creatures are ready for their close-up
| April 12, 2006
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