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Committed: London week 1 – Gosh!, Steadman, & The Beano

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Viv Schwarz in her handmade superhero dress.

My first summer in London in many years is turning up a bounty of comic book appreciation. With beautiful exhibitions and events springing up all over the city, it seems like this is a pretty perfect time for lovers of visual communication to visit.

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Committed: 10 Great Science Fiction Comics

A few people have asked me to recommend great science fiction comic books. Here, in a slightly random order, is my list of great science fiction comic books.

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Committed: Answering Reader’s Questions

Over the year writing for Comics Should be Good I’ve received a fair amount of questions from people. I thought I’d share five random reader’s questions with you so that you can add your input too. Continue Reading »

Committed: Marshal Law – The Most Underrated Book in Comics

041410_marshallawIn the 80’s a small handful of books changed comics. Marshal Law was one of them. It hasn’t been widely hailed as the seminal work of ground-breaking anti-superhero fiction, or a classic tale of the dangers of unquestioningly pandering to popular opinion, but this is exactly what it is. Continue Reading »

Committed: Different Issues with Back Issues, Pt 2

030310_ephemeraContinuing the epic forage through my childhood comic book collection, moving into the realm of comix. Once I’d browsed and reminisced through my superhero comics to my hearts content, I moved on to the darker, more mysterious contents of the remaining boxes. Continue Reading »

Committed: Comics without Capes

012010_asterixIn talking to my American comic book reading friends, I’m beginning to see that my experience of comic books is pretty different from theirs. While they grew up watching superhero cartoons on TV and buying the superhero comics that went along with them, I didn’t have much access to either of those mediums so I took another route. Continue Reading »

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