by Jessica Goldstein Posted on August 31, 2014
Scott McCloud, author of "Understanding Comics," on why readers are so connected to characters like Hello Kitty.
by Carimah Townes Posted on April 11, 2014
Pop culture news you should know, including the latest project from the Batman franchise and Amazon's big purchase.
by Carimah Townes Posted on March 10, 2014
Pop culture news you should know, from Archie's comic book empire to the making of a hip hop classic.
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by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on February 12, 2014 Updated: February 12, 2014
Garry Trudeau is taking a long hiatus to work on 'Alpha House.' But if his beloved comic strip is winding to a close, what will its legacy be?
by Posted on November 11, 2013
How to understand grindhouse fiction, according to a writer who works in the genre.
by Posted on November 1, 2013
Genre writers use violence like a crutch. A new story takes it, and the idea that violence works, on.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on October 17, 2013
Bill Watterson's creative autonomy is legendary--but it didn't always come easy.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on September 9, 2013
DC Comics banned Batwoman's wedding and is asking contestants for a job to draw Harley Quinn committing suicide naked. What on earth is happening over there?
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on September 5, 2013 Updated: September 5, 2013
Even if DC didn't kill Batwoman's wedding to Maggie Sawyer out of homophobia, their inability to predict how it would be perceived is a major management problem for the company.
by Alyssa Rosenberg Posted on August 29, 2013 Updated: August 28, 2013
The conversation about "having it all" is a healthier one when both men and women are involved, as this classic Bill Watterson speech, illustrated beautifully by Gavin Aung Than, demonstrates.