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Crime Month: Criminal
Some things are not meant to be read while the sun is still out. Criminal is one. Whenever I'm lucky enough to score a new issue of this ongoing comics series by writer Ed Brubaker and artist Sean Phillips, I save it to savor in the small cone of a lamp's light surrounded by the dark. It's a book made for night.

11:30AM Thu. Aug. 1, 2019, Robert Faires Read More | Comment »

July Is Crime Month: The Crime Blotter, Week 5
Since July Is Crime Month at the Chronicle, the ruffians and reprobates at this rag want to be sure you find as much trouble as possible before August shows up like a nosy cop asking all the wrong questions. So each week, we’ll fill you in on films, readings, book clubs, and more where crime does pay – for a while, anyway.

1:50PM Mon. Jul. 29, 2019, Robert Faires Read More | Comment »

July Is Crime Month: The Crime Blotter, Week 3
Since July Is Crime Month at the Chronicle, the ruffians and reprobates at this rag want to be sure you find as much trouble as possible before August shows up like a nosy cop asking all the wrong questions. So each week, we’ll fill you in on films, readings, book clubs, and more where crime does pay – for a while, anyway.

2:05PM Mon. Jul. 15, 2019, Robert Faires Read More | Comment »

gen:LOCK Coming to Adult Swim
Friday's big announcement at RTX, the annual gathering of fans of Austin-based Rooster Teeth, was that the studio's fighting robot anime gen:LOCK is getting a spin-off comic. Back-to-back panels Sunday morning added more details, plus major news that the show heads to Adult Swim's Toonami strand, starting Aug. 3.

2:15PM Sun. Jul. 7, 2019, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

DC Announces gen:LOCK, RWBY Comic Details at RTX
It's RTX weekend, the annual celebration of Austin's Rooster Teeth, and the online studio kicked off its first panel with a massive unveiling - confirmation of the creative teams for its new comics adaptations coming from DC for its smash hit series gen:LOCK and RWBY, plus cover art for RWBY.

2:00PM Fri. Jul. 5, 2019, Richard Whittaker Read More | Comment »

Crime Month: Encyclopedia Brown
I’m no detective and here’s how I know. From the time I was 6 to 10, I spent every summer holed up with musty, dog-eared paperbacks checked out from the library of the Encyclopedia Brown series, written primarily by Donald J. Sobol, beginning in 1963.

11:59AM Wed. Jul. 3, 2019, Laura Jones Read More | Comment »

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The Great Feckin' Depression of Seamus O'Doherty
You hear the one about the Irishman who was so depressed that he might as well just feckin’ kill himself and get it over with?

11:55AM Wed. Jun. 12, 2019, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

In Memoriam: Bill Wittliff
A giant of Austin's film, literary, and art scenes, and a proud son of the Lone Star State who seemed to devote as much energy to preserving its culture as writing about it, is gone. One day after celebrating his 56th wedding anniversary with his wife Sally, William Wittliff – oh, let's just call him "Bill" – suffered a heart attack and died. He was 79.

7:30AM Wed. Jun. 12, 2019, Robert Faires Read More | Comment »

Turning Lipstick Traces Into a Graphic Novel
When Austin’s Rude Mechs debuted their stage adaptation of Greil Marcus’ era-hopping, punk-culture exploration Lipstick Traces back in 1999, it wasn’t their first show.

8:00AM Wed. May 29, 2019, Wayne Alan Brenner Read More | Comment »

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