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Great Books that Would Make Bad Musicals

Not all great books would make great musicals.

Read Harder: Comics About a Religion Other Than Your Own

The Panels 2015 Read Harder Challenge consists of 26 challenge categories spanning the breadth and depth of all things that ...

My Heroes Have Always Been Jewish

The Superhero Schtick You probably know Jews are responsible for comic book history. Max Gaines originated the comic book in ...

Read Harder: Anthropomorphic Animals (for Paul)

The Panels 2015 Read Harder Challenge consists of 26 challenge categories spanning the breadth and depth of all things that ...

My Kryptonite: Anthropomorphic Animals

“I think I could turn and live with animals They are so placid and self-contained, I stand and look at ...

Would You Ditch a Comic Because of the Art?

For about two years now, I’ve enjoyed watching YouTube videos from a variety of readers, many of whom regularly discuss ...

A Love Letter to CAGES by Dave McKean

My first encounter with Cages by Dave McKean was not coming upon it in a bookstore, or being recommended it ...

Off-Panel: December 12, 2014

Here’s your weekly round-up of comics news stories we found interesting, from the gutters and beyond.   FREE COMIC BOOK ...

Our Reading Lives: Stuffy Academics Love Comics, Too

Every comics lover has his or her own dear-to-the-heart “birth story.” The exact day, week, or summer we fell into ...

Framing Devices in World War II Books

When I sat down to write this article, it was for my usual reason: something had annoyed me and I ...

FEATURED BOOK TRAILER: METAMAUS by Art Spiegelman