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beatles in comics

Updating http://snaporaz.posterous.com/giuliano-hieronimus-heinz-and-ringo with http://www.50by70.com/volume3.php I was suddenly reminded of Enzo Gentile and Fabio Schiavo’s mighty “Beatles a fumetti” (2011, ISBN 8857212760) + “The Beatles in comi… Continue reading

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winsor mccay’s nightmares

Most people know Winsor McCay for his classic early animations or for “Little Nemo” – but I like him best for his nightmareish “Dreams of the rarebit fiend” published between 1904 and 1911 under his Silas alter ego … which were brilliantly reprint… Continue reading

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paul kirchner’s bus

Paul Kirchner’s “The bus” (as published in Heavy Metal and other magazines from 1978 / 1979 onward, first book edtion by Ballantine 1987) has been reissued with extras by Tanibis (2012-03), both in English (ISBN 9782848410227) and translated into … Continue reading

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rip maurice sendak

RIP Maurice Sendak (1928-06-10 > 2012-05-08). [Tx4txtjpg MF!]http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Maurice_Sendakhttp://childrensbooks.about.com/cs/authorsillustrato/a/sendakartistry.htmhttp://www.npr.org/2012/05/08/152248901/fresh-air-remembers-author-mau… Continue reading

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edward gorey not richard corey

Edward Gorey, an original artist and illustrator who’s clearly been an inspiration to artists as diverse as Glen Baxter, Tim Burton or David Shrigley … and to many of today’s up & coming draughtsmen and illustratrices too … I’m very curious fo… Continue reading

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one hundred years of krazy kat

Zip! Pow! Kontact! Krazy Kat was born a hundred years ago this year! And it’s being celebrated in style by Craig Yoe’s utterly marvellous “Krazy Kat and the art of George Herriman: a celebration (with an appreciation by Bill Watterson)” (Abrams 20… Continue reading

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danger: diabolik

Comics on the big screen? Don’t miss out on “Danger: Diabolik” (Mario Bava 1968) and its soundtrack by Ennio Morricone (click here for the five best bits)!http://www.diabolik.it/http://www.diabolikclub.it/http://bavabook.blogspot.com/http://it.wik… Continue reading

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