#Newsletter 1

If Loving The Phantom (1996) Makes Me Crazy, I Don’t Want to be Zane

People, we need to talk about The Phantom. My first article for Panels was about the cinematic masterpiece (ahem) Daredevil. ...

One Man’s Diary of a Month-Long Library Closure

I should have seen it coming. I should have understood what it was going to mean. The signs were everywhere. ...

Graphic Novels and Collections to Look Out for in November

Every month, we get simply slammed with new releases of comics. It’s not just the hardcover and paperback collections of ...

Adventures of a Comic Book Newbie: Talk to Me about Writing/Pencils/Inks/Colors/Letters!

Adventures of a Comic Book Newbie is the place where you’ll find a discussion of the fundamental elements of comics ...

If Literary Characters were Lifestyle Bloggers

Let’s imagine what it would be like if seven literary characters had their own lifestyle blogs… 7 Ways to Upcycle ...

Late Night Splendor: When Harvey Pekar Met David Letterman

The following is a guest post by Nick Baker. Nick is an indie rapper with a journalism degree and a soft ...

Riot Round-Up: The Best Books We Read In October

We asked our contributors to share the best book they read this month. We’ve got fiction, nonfiction, YA, and much, ...

The Best Comics We Read in October 2014

We asked our contributors to share the best comic they read this month. We’ve got capes, science-fiction, slice of life, and ...

Now, Voyage: Amazon’s Newest Ereader

I’m not usually an early adopter. I drive a twelve year old car, live in a ninety year old house, ...

Book-Swapping With My Mom

According to the official story, my mom was too busy in the 1960s dancing to the Beatles, using too much ...

LYING: A Saga #24 Recap

Me, every time a new Saga appears in Comixology for my enjoyment: SAGA SAGA SAGA SAGA SAGA SAGA SAGA — ...

Comics Fetish: Volume 5 (Calvin and Hobbes Edition)

Welcome to Comics Fetish, your weekly round-up of cool comics-related stuff to buy and wear and gift and share. Here ...

Giveaway: What’s the Book You’re Most Thankful For?

This giveaway is sponsored by Kobo. Kobo has over 4 million eBooks in dozens of categories – from bestsellers to indie ...

Editorial Cartoons and the Art of Collective Mourning

I’m Canadian. I grew up near Ottawa. My mum worked on Parliament Hill for all my growing-up years. I worked ...

Our Reading Lives: Comic Book Stores I Have Known

My first comics came off the rack by the register at the Key Food on Atlantic Avenue, Betty and Veronica ...