Archive for the ‘Links’ Category

Best American Comics: the Notable Comics of 2013

Our annual list of Notable comics from the Best American Comics, with links! more

Best American Comics: the Notable Comics of 2012 (and a giveaway)

A complete list with links of the Notable Comics 2012 from the Best American Comics, and a giveaway of some of those very books! Comment to enter the drawing. more

Get this comic: “(NO) PAIN! The mega-mini comic”

Seeing how many cartoonists were injured inspired Kriota to try her hand at cartooning. The result is a fat little tome that should have a place on every cartoonist’s shelf, (NO) PAIN! The mega-mini comic. more

Shujaaz: Kenyan comics for youth

There’s something really interesting about a comic that crosses the line into readers’ real lives in some way, and, possibly because of that crossover, the positive messages in the comics seem to have a lot of concrete impact. more

What’s happening with Mastering Comics: some reviews and interviews

Mastering Comics has been out for over a month now, and we’ve been receiving interviews about it and seen many good reviews around the web. Here are some of the places you can find out more. more

Mastering Comics is on sale today, May 8!

Today Mastering Comics: Drawing Words & Writing Pictures Continued is officially released into the world! more

Best American Comics: the Notable Comics of 2011

This week we are going to give away a set of about 25 mincomics and self-published books that were featured in the Best American Comics 2011 List of Notable Comics! Just comment on this post between now and Friday December 9 at 5 pm, and you will be entered in a drawing to win the pile. more

Artists’ advice meta-post

It happens that there have been several popular blog posts floating around that offer different kinds of advice to cartoonists, students, and creative people of all stripes. Here are links to a few of them in case you missed them on Twitter, Facebook, or wherever else people share things these days! more

Links: experimental comics

Comics has a rich and eclectic tradition of formal experimentation. Following are a few links to examples of experimental comics from around the world. more

Links: institutions and comics

This week we are listing the handful of comics-specific degree programs we are aware of. If we have missed any please let us know as we will be adding this information to our links page soon. more