Thursday, September 17 2009
Not all comic book adaptations are created equal, especially not when comparing our own imaginings with what actually happens when books are moved from print to screen.
Tuesday, September 1 2009
Monday, August 10 2009
For Joe Simon and Jack Kirby, as with most creators during the boom years of the early '40s, comics were as much about earning a paycheck as they were about creative expression.
Thursday, July 30 2009
Scanlon effectively argues that Helen Gurley Brown deserves mention in the same breath as Gloria Steinem and Betty Friedan as a pioneering feminist.
Monday, July 20 2009
All in all, if you have a high tolerance for whimsy you could do worse than to spend a few hours in Moominvalley.
Sunday, April 12 2009
For all its abundant sexual frankness, the novel’s primary focus is not on the erotic, but on the scatological.