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Cézanne’s Card Players

Cézanne’s Card Players

On Cézanne, time, figure drawing, still lives, and the classics

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Jimmy Corrigan’s Spectacular Reality

Jimmy Corrigan’s Spectacular Reality

Article on Chris Ware’s Jimmy Corrigan

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Bruegel, Rembrandt, Crumb and Cartooning

Bruegel, Rembrandt, Crumb and Cartooning
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Extended Hooded Utilitarian piece on R. Crumb’s Genesis and the cartoon tradition.

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The Voice

The Voice
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Guru RIP

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Interview: El-P & Aesop Rock

Interview: El-P & Aesop Rock
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Click here to read our 2003 in-depth interview with two of New York’s finest.

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One Flew Out of the Cuckoo’s Nest — Comics Between Old and New

One Flew Out of the Cuckoo’s Nest — Comics Between Old and New
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A survey of comics and cartoon history in parallel and opposition to that of the fine arts.

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Ghosts of the Past

Ghosts of the Past

On Mizuki Shigeru’s NonNonBâ

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The Miracle in Milan

The Miracle in Milan

Review of the 2011-12 Leonardo show at the National Gallery in London

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On Comics History and the Canon

On Comics History and the Canon

A selection of writings on comics for use by teachers, students, and people otherwise interested

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Worlds of Difference

Worlds of Difference
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Essay on role-playing games as a formative experience, in honour of passed D&D creators Gary Gygax & Dave Arneson

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New Yorker Cartoons: A Legacy of Mediocrity

New Yorker Cartoons: A Legacy of Mediocrity

A deadening force at the heart of the art form, smothering the field in bourgeois mediocrity

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A Certain Tendency in French Comics

A Certain Tendency in French Comics
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Click here to read the extended Metabunker debate on the current (problematic?) state of nigh-mainstream French comics.

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Continuous Creation — Titian’s Nuova Natura

Continuous Creation — Titian’s Nuova Natura
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On Titian’s aesthetic of the unfinished and Renaissance notions of the subjective.

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Fabrice Neaud interviewed

Fabrice Neaud interviewed

An interview with cartoonist Fabrice Neaud on autobiography, reality and risk in making comics about life

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Raphael’s Portrait of Lorenzo de’Medici

Raphael’s Portrait of Lorenzo de’Medici
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The Metabunker summarizes the problems of attribution surrounding the Raphael portrait sold at Christie’s in 2007

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