Daily Books: Graphic Novels
On Second Thought, Never Mind that Whole Virgin/Whore Dichotomy
If the cartoonist Chester Brown had lived a few hundred years ago, they’d have called him, among other things, a heresiarch.

3:05PM Wed. Apr. 20, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

Lit-urday: The Realist
It's been a long week, and now you deserve to have one day when you can curl up with a good book – let's call it Lit-urday. How about something that's got visuals even more striking than the powerful textual and subtextual parts of its compelling whole?

5:30PM Sat. Nov. 7, 2015, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

Tomine & Beaton & Drawn & Quarterly: Yes, This
When Adrian Tomine's new collection – Killing and Dying – arrived in the mail from Drawn & Quarterly a while ago, I was knocked out by the beauty of the object itself.

1:40PM Sat. Sep. 19, 2015, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

How Many Fables in the Naked City?
Because there’s fables, and then there’s fables.

10:30AM Thu. Aug. 13, 2015, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

How Many Fables in the Naked City?
 
New Graphic Novel The Divine from Asaf & Tomer Hanuka
If we weren’t going to give the Hanuka BrothersThe Divine the description it deserves, we’d go all media shorthand and say it’s a mash-up of parts of Apocalypse Now and Princess Mononoke and that Rian Johnson sci-fi thing called Looper.

11:00AM Wed. Jul. 15, 2015, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

Dirty Diamonds: An All-Girl Comic Anthology
Because never mind the #$&%! male gaze already, okay?

1:00PM Wed. Jun. 24, 2015, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

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Eating My Way Through Two and a Half Decades of Comics
It's when I'm preparing some eggs for breakfast that my mind flashes on an image of Chester Brown masturbating.

11:00AM Fri. Jun. 5, 2015, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

New Graphic Novel is Dark, Urban, Sorcerous
You know there’s a tradition of mixing the mystical arts – magick, with that tell-tale “k” on the end of it – with gritty urban drama, and that the tradition’s especially crowded in comic-books’ four-color realm.

11:00AM Mon. Jun. 1, 2015, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

Jillian Tamaki Schools Up Some Wicked Bittersweet Humor
There’s a new book that contains what might become one of your favorite universes ever.

12:34PM Thu. Apr. 30, 2015, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

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