Tuesday, September 1 2009
Jules Feiffer's groundbreaking Village Voice comics delivered a satirical take on current events and paved the way for many contemporary strips.
Sunday, December 14 2014
Rudolf Maté's Union Station tells a noir story from a time when passenger rail travel was central to American life.
Thursday, December 4 2014
These two graphic novel versions of The Graveyard Book preserve everything good about the original and add the benefit of visual interpretation by a number of fine artists.
Monday, November 24 2014
The evil is both banal and terrifying in George Sluizer's 1988 labyrinthine thriller.
Monday, November 17 2014
Deliberate artificiality and horror based in human psychology make this horror classic, first released in 1920, feel remarkably fresh today.
Monday, November 10 2014
The seven films in The Female Gaze offer an interesting look at the work of seven different female directors, each a welcome antidote to action-hero blockbusters and formulaic rom-coms.
Wednesday, December 2 2009
Studs Terkel’s Working: A Graphic Adaptation - New Press [$22.95]
Saturday, August 29 2009
Jules Feiffer's groundbreaking Village Voice comics delivered a satirical take on current events and paved the way for contemporary strips like Tom Tomorrow’s “This Modern World” and David Rees’ “Get Your War On”. This week's Iconographies focuses on The Explainers the recent collection of Feiffer's Village Voice comics.