Archive for May, 2010

Journalista for May 24, 2010: Form follows function

Posted by on May 24th, 2010 at 1:00 AM

Timespirits creator Steve Perry missing, foul play suspected ♦ RIP Howard Post ♦ more

Pictures of Dorian Gray, Images of Oscar Wilde; Part Six: Actor and Image

Posted by on May 24th, 2010 at 12:01 AM

Part One, Part Two, Part Three, Part Four, Part Five.

Guttergeek Review: WITCHFINDER

Posted by on May 23rd, 2010 at 7:04 PM

Mike Mignola and Ben Stenbeck, Witchfinder: In the Service of Angels (Dark Horse, 2010). Trade Paperback, $17.99.

Uncovering the secret history of the world is a daunting, meticulous business. Just ask Warren Ellis and John Cassady, who took ten years to produce only 27 issues of Planetary. With the help of his more prolific colleagues at Dark Horse Comics, Mike Mignola has been building his Hellboy mythology for nearly two decades now. So it’s no surprise that he’s recently taken to branching out, looking back, and filling in the gaps….

Domingos Isabelhino on Pierre Duba’s Racines

Posted by on May 23rd, 2010 at 4:47 PM

Domingos posts his first column at HU, titled Monthly Stumblings.

Wonderful Remark

Posted by on May 23rd, 2010 at 2:32 PM

Let’s face it — Michael Steele is right.

Better a Monster Than a Paragon

Posted by on May 23rd, 2010 at 11:53 AM

The first volume of Naoki Urasawa’s moral melodrama Monster is morally stupid.

Telling Words Apart

Posted by on May 22nd, 2010 at 12:35 PM

“Sexy” doesn’t mean “good,” and “sexist” doesn’t mean “bad.” Why? Because associated concepts are not identical, you nitwit.

Unfolding: 1-800-MICE #4

Posted by on May 22nd, 2010 at 5:16 AM

Rob reviews the fourth issue of Matthew Thurber’s unhinged series, 1-800-MICE (Picturebox).

As I noted in my review of the first three issues of 1-800-MICE, Matthew Thurber’s series is one of the great (if relatively unknown) achievements in comics over …

Marvels Project #7

Posted by on May 21st, 2010 at 9:00 AM

Damn, my feet hurt; or, Doing time in Marvel’s World War II museum.

© 2010 Marvel Characters, Inc.

Tintin and the Racist Dream

Posted by on May 21st, 2010 at 6:41 AM

The creativity of Herge’s imperialist fantasies.

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