Tuesday, April 6 2010
Comics, that great corrupter and retarding influence on youth, evoke fear in librarians -- fear of the adults, that is, not the children.
Tuesday, March 9 2010
In comics not everyone can write nor draw (nor ink, color nor letter). So, there will always be 'great' works that cannot be attributed to a single talented contributor.
Tuesday, February 2 2010
My name is (insert name here) and I am a visual learner -- and other reasons why comics is a relevant subject for the college curriculum.
Wednesday, January 20 2010
"Does a supervillain see himself as a supervillain? Does he see his own actions as evil?"
Wednesday, December 9 2009
Scott McCloud's text does not make any concessions to doubters. It gives people permission to start from the presumption that comics are 'real' art, as well as 'real' literature.
Thursday, November 19 2009
Supergirl's summer costume change -- which included concealing shorts under her skirt as she flew about, kicking butt -- reveals a lot about our changing superheroes.
Thursday, November 12 2009
Wednesday, October 21 2009
In its third year, the Dark Carnival Film Festival attracts filmmakers and audiences with a real love for the horror film genre.
Thursday, October 15 2009
Series reboot storyarc 'Shock And Awe' opens with a powerful comment by writer Gregg Hurwitz distinguishing Moon Knight from the more recognizable vigilante of a competing publisher.