Stand up for your Harvey Nominees

First, congratulations to all the Harvey Award nominees who were announced yesterday! Now that that’s over with, let’s make some FRIENDS. Folks around the web seemed to be puzzled, irked and/or resigned by yesterday nominations. The Harveys noms are voted on by comics professional on an open ballot — you can write in whoever you […]

Kibbles 'n' Bits, 7/1/09

§ In this Czech link from the Prague Writers’ Festival, you will find video of Robert Crumb, Aline Kominsky Crumb and Gilbert Shelton attending said festival. § Rick Veitch reveals the Secret Origin Of The Sentry Part 1 Paul and I were old buds, having met while he was at Mirage Studios. We worked closely […]

To Do 7/1, LA: Clive Barker and Grant Morrison

Do you really need to know any more? CLIVE BARKER will hold a brief conversation with GRANT MORRISON before the signing. WHO: GRANT MORRISON WHY: Signing Batman and Robin and his latest Hard Cover Book WHEN: WEDNESDAY, JULY 1st, 2009 MUSIC PROVIDED BY: & DJ Franki Chan DRINKS: ASAHI & TIBETAN TEA 6:00 PM […]

Spring 2009 Xeric winners announced

The spring Xeric winners have been announced and they are: Joe Boruchow – Stuffed Animals: A Story in Paper Cutouts Adam Bourret – I’m Crazy Timothy Godek — ! Adam Hines – Duncan the Wonder Dog (Note: there were several cartoon Adam Hines — hope this is the right one. More here. Joshua Smeaton — […]

Swell Webcomic alert: The Futurists

Artist Mitch Breitweiser and writer Patrick Stiles have a new webcomic called The Futurists — it’s a science fiction comic set during the Raj (English rule) in India in the 19th century — we hear that’s the hot new comics genre. And it’s purty as hell. Blog@ has more and an interview: DP: Another question […]