Julia Wertz on alcoholism, cartooning and life

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The hysterically funny Julia Wertz hasn’t been cartooning as much lately, as she deals with staying sober and improving her life. Over at Narrative, she writes with humor about her ups and downs and shares some her private diary comics.

It came from Tumblr: Talya Modlin

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Tweet Talya Modlin is a Chicago based cartoonist/art type.

Please keep Stan Sakai and his family in your thoughts

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Tweet Usagi Yojimbo creator and legendary nice guy Stan Sakai has had a difficult year as his wife Sharon has been undergoing many medical troubles. However, another tragedy struck the Sakai family, as Stan’s 20 month old grandson Leo has passed away after being found unconscious and not breathing. This is an unimaginable tragedy for […]

Neither Frank Miller’s 300 sequel nor Detective #27 cover happening for the time being

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TweetWhat ever happened to Frank Miller? In its weekly retailer advisory, DC announced that hes variant cover for the jumbo size celebratory Detective Comics #27 has been cancelled. ICv2 reports that his XERXES sequel won’t be out in time for next year’s 300: RISE OF HTE EMPIRE movie. While two issues of XERXES have been […]

Catching Up With: Todd Stashwick and Dennis Calero on moving between comics and TV

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Artist Denis Calero and actor Todd Stashwick have struck up a partnership that had produced several webcomics. The’s Pam Auditore catches up with them to find out what’s next for the duo.

Alison Bechdel and Hillary Chute Reunite At NYU for a Distinguished Faculty Lecture

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Tweet It’s been more than a year since Alison Bechdel and Hillary Chute publicly convened at 2012′s momentous Comics: Philosophy and Practice conference, an event personally significant to both Chute and Bechdel due in part to their collaborative efforts in originating the influential assemblage along with their own partnership in teaching a University of Chicago […]

Spotlight Cartoonist: Connie Sun –”Snow Hunks”

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Spotlight Cartoonist: Connie Sun –”The Universe is Generous”

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Spotlight Cartoonist: Connie Sun — “What To Do in a Crisis”

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RIP Al Plastino, the man who replaced both Kirby and Schulz

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Tweet Golden age artist Al Plastino has died after a long battle with prostate cancer. He was 91. Plastino was best known as a Superman Artist—he was the last surviving Golden Age Superman artist, in fact. Among the characters he drew first: Supergirl, Saturn Girl, Lightning Lad and Cosmic Boy. He also co-created the Parasite […]

Stan and Pauline Goldberg recovering from car accident

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Tweet Longtime Archie artist Stan Goldberg and his wife Pauline were injured in a car accident while driving home from the OSU festival last week, it’s being reported. Pauline suffered two broken arms and a broken leg while Stan had a fractured vertebrae. Mike Lynch has been updating their status on FB, and reports they […]

Spotlight Cartoonist: Connie Sun — “Timing is Everything”

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Spotlight Cartoonist: Connie Sun — “Facebook Intervention”

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Spotlight Cartoonist: Connie Sun — “My Brain is Such a Liar”

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Spotlight Cartoonist: Connie Sun — ‘Things to do During a Blackout”

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Spotlight Cartoonist: Connie Sun — “A Crisis of Perception”

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