Scott Lobdell: I apologize to MariNaomi

Scott Lobdell: I apologize to MariNaomihttp://ift.tt/19W4kTl Tweet When I first read MariNaomi’s story of the guy who was sexually harassing on that panel, I thought he was an asshole and should be outed. And then I thought, gee I wonder if it is someone I know? And it was. The panel in question was the […]

Grant Morrison on Deluxe Happy! The Extended Edition

Grant Morrison on Deluxe Happy! The Extended Editionhttp://ift.tt/JMmpgO Tweet Look what arrived in my post today, and just in time for Christmas too! The just released Deluxe edition of Happy! with those all important new pages, and some nice extras for fun. And funnily enough I spoke to Grant Morrison about this just recently… The […]

Cartoonist sexually harassed on a panel in front of a room full of people

Cartoonist sexually harassed on a panel in front of a room full of peoplehttp://ift.tt/1jmx813 Tweet In all of the recent talk about sexual harassment in comics, many of the responses to well-documented incidents in bars has been “Oh I never saw anything like that!” or “Maybe that’s not how it happened.” Well, here’s an incident […]

Deadlines, details on the first ever Comic and Cartoon Annual from the Society of Illustrators

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As part of their ongoing efforts to integrate comics into their operations, the Society of Illustrators has released a call for entries for the first  Comics and Cartoon Art Annual. This juried show will be held in late May and then travel the country, winner will also be printed in a yearbook. There is a […]

Jim Steranko on Art, Experimentation, and FROGS [Interview]

Jim Steranko on Art, Experimentation, and FROGS [Interview]http://ift.tt/1hZoyUh Tweet Amongst the many pieces features in the relaunched A1 Annual this year is FROGS from Jim Steranko. Originally published in COMIXSCENE #3, April 1973, FROGS is a nonlinear experiment in storytelling, in which Steranko sets out 48 identically-sized panels which  tell a story in whatever order they are […]

31 Days of Winter Festivals: A Christmas Carol adapted by Joe Staton

31 Days of Winter Festivals: A Christmas Carol adapted by Joe Statonhttp://ift.tt/1bSpRQ6 Tweet Joe Staton is one of those reliable cartoonists who draws everything exactly as it should be with intelligence, grace and greta storytelling. He drew A Christmas Carol for for the late 80s early 90s the Berkeley/First Comics version of Classic Comics. It’s […]

Cartoonist sexually harassed on a panel in front of a room full of people

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In all of the recent talk about sexual harassment in comics, many of the responses to well-documented incidents in bars has been “Oh, I never saw anything like that!” or “Maybe that’s not how it happened.” Well, here’s an incident that took place ON A PANEL IN FRONT OF AN AUDIENCE. That’s right, in front […]