Author Q&A: Drawn Together by Art with Aline Crumb

Drawn together

Cartooning couple Aline and Robert Crumb have made their bed together, literally, throughout 35 years of marriage while supporting each other in individual and conjoint artistic careers. Intensely private yet disarmingly public, Aline has become a mistress of satiric confessional comedy, both in solo comics and in the comics of Drawn Together (Liveright: Norton. 2012. […]

Best Books 2012: Graphic Novels

Are You My Mother

Bechdel, Alison. Are You My Mother? A Comic Drama. Houghton Harcourt. ISBN 9780618982509. $22. Using literature and psychoanalysis as twin lenses, Bechdel examines her own and her mother’s interwoven lives in a complex, almost dizzying tour de force of storytelling. More than matching her acclaimed Fun Home for its blend of drama, poignancy, and humor, […]

Q&A: Prison Librarian Philip Ephraim on the Positive Effects of Comics

Q&A: Prison Librarian Philip Ephraim on the Positive Effects of Comics

Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: Abe Lincoln, Coleridge’s Mariner & Lighthearted Lovecraft

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Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: Abe Lincoln, Coleridge’s Mariner & Lighthearted Lovecraft

“Out” on the Shelves: 26 Graphic Novels for Pride Month 2012

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“Out” on the Shelves: 26 Graphic Novels for Pride Month 2012

Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: A New Life for Peanuts, Jeff Smith’s Series for Adults & Tezuka’s Final Work

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Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: A New Life for Peanuts, Jeff Smith’s Series for Adults & Tezuka’s Final Work

Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: Food Manga from Bourdain, Pekar on Israel, and new series from Dark Horse and Fantagraphics

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Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: Food Manga from Bourdain, Pekar on Israel, and new series from Dark Horse and Fantagraphics

Escape from Duckburg: 30 Graphic Novels for Earth Day 2012

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Escape from Duckburg: 30 Graphic Novels for Earth Day 2012

Graphic Novels Reviews, March 15, 2012

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Graphic Novels Reviews, March 15, 2012

Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: The A-Bomb, Comics History Month & Chip Kidd’s (In)Glorious Batman

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Graphic Novels Prepub Alert: The A-Bomb, Comics History Month & Chip Kidd’s (In)Glorious Batman