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Philippe Leblanc

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Philippe Leblanc is a Canadian comics journalist. In his regular life, he improves Canadian medical education, and is the co-host of the Ottawa Comic Book Club. He reads alternative, indie and art comics at night and write about them for the Comics Beat.

Interview: Anya Davidson on rebellion, punk rock and ‘Band for Life’

Anya Davidson's 'Band for Life' is one of the boldest graphic novels of the year, an eye splitting trip into the lives of am indie punk rock band and their misadventures. Call it Josie and the Pussycats for the post-iTunes generation. Here Davidson talks about her own music tastes and band as well as the history of the strip and her use of color.

31 Days of Halloween: Review: What is a Witch – Pam...

Pam Grossman and Tin Can Forest's latest release What is a Witch is a thing of wonder. An oversized comic with deep, luscious colours,...

Interview: Luc Bossé of Pow Pow Press on moving to English...

Luc Bossé is a cartoonist and graphic designer from Montreal and founder and editor of Pow Pow Press, a French Canadian graphic novel publishers. In 2015, Luc launched a crowdfunding campaign to translate four books and begin publication in English. I’ve spoken with Luc about his career, colour printing, where Pow Pow Press is going and about the difficulties in moving from the French to the English distribution models.

Review: Shortbox #2 – Impressive Comics

Zainab Ahtar Short Box project has delivered its second collection, and it's another strong outing.

Review: Frontier #12 – Kelly Kwang and “The Expanded Mind”

  I browsed online to find good images for the top of this article. I wrote the first draft of this article on Notepad on my...

Kilgore Books & Comics announces ambitious fall schedule with van Sciver,...

  Denver-based comics publisher Kilgore Books & Comics has announced its fall publishing lineup via a crowdfunding campaign. The crowdfunding campaign aims to help publish...

Guy DeLisle’s “Hostage” coming from D&Q next year

      Canadian graphic novel artist Guy Delisle is slowly unveiling details about his upcoming book “Hostage”. The book will relate the real life experience of...