Exclusive Interview: Nicnevin And The Bloody Queen Author Helen Mullane

 

For her first graphic novel, Nicnevin And The Bloody Queen (paperback, Kindle), writer Helen Mullane has come up with a coming of age story that — as she explains in the following email interview — draws ...CONTINUE

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Exclusive Interview: Heart Of Darkness Writer / Artist Peter Kuper

 

When not writing and drawing Spy Vs. Spy for Mad Magazine or cartoons for The New Yorker, writer and artist Peter Kuper has done graphic novel adaptations of Upton Sinclair’s The Jungle and Franz Kafka’s The Metamorphosis. ...CONTINUE

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Exclusive Interview: Honor And Curse Writer Mark London & Artist Nicolás Salamanca

 

While Western comics have been deeply influenced by their Japanese counterparts over the years, some comic writers and artists have gone a step further and been influenced by Japanese culture well. Take Honor And Curse, a comic from ...CONTINUE

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Exclusive Interview: Starseeds Writer & Artist Charles Glaubitz

In a recent episode of his show Real Time, comedian Bill Maher critized those who thought comic books and graphic novels were literature. Perhaps Bill should read Starseeds, the philosophical sci-fi comic by writer and artist Charles Glaubitz. ...CONTINUE

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Exclusive Interview: The Jekyll Island Chronicles: A Devil’s Reach Writers Steve Nedvidek, Ed Crowell, And Jack Lowe

In the following email interview, Steve Nedvidek, Ed Crowell, and Jack Lowe — the writers of the dieselpunk action / adventure comic The Jekyll Island Chronicles — discuss the second volume of this series, A Devil’s Reach (paperback, ...CONTINUE

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Best Books Of 2018

For the last couple years, I’ve kept track of the best novels, poetry collections, and other books I read that particular year. So, as I did in 2015, 2016, and 2017, here now are the best books ...CONTINUE

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Exclusive Interview: Forward Writer And Artist Lisa Maas

We all deal with heartbreak in our own ways. Some people eat, some write poetry, and some smash things they may or may not regret smashing later. In the case of writer and artist Lisa Maas, she turned hers into ...CONTINUE

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Exclusive Interview: Legend Of Sumeria Authors Jay Webb And Biju Parekkadan

Writers often consult professionals in other fields to make sure they’re getting things right. Mystery writers, for example, will sometimes talk to cops, detectives, or FBI agents. But in the new science fiction graphic novel Legend Of Sumeria (hardcover ...CONTINUE

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Black Panther Movie Review

Ever since Marvel Studios began their box office hot streak with 2008’s Iron Man, some so-called “serious” film fans and critics have lamented that these movies are nothing more than cinematic popcorn, devoid of any real substance. But that’s ...CONTINUE

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