Belgium posts

Literary Comics Columns

Posted by on September 9th, 2010 at 5:17 AM

An interesting experiment is taking place at www.deburen.eu (english language version!) who have gotten into the habit of asking comics creators to contribute a column on a literary site. Born out of the tradition of the literary column, the results

I Hate Paris

Posted by on September 2nd, 2010 at 7:00 PM

Claimed as the first trash graphic novel, I Love Paris by the Belgian duo of writer Peter Moerenhout and writer/artist Maarten Vande Wiele was a huge success and  sold out at stores and comic shops in Belgium. I Hate Paris

Readers, Get Your Quality Comic Coupons Right Here!

Posted by on August 27th, 2010 at 1:00 AM

Proof that the graphic novel exceeds all boundaries can be found in an annual initiative by one of the more popular news magazines in Belgium entitled HUMO.  As one season ends, another begins and more specifically the bookseason in

Descent into Darkness, Marc Legendre

Posted by on August 18th, 2010 at 12:56 AM

I assume that writer/artist Marc Legendre is practically unknown in the English speaking parts of the world, his fame extending mostly to European countries thanks his all ages creation Biebel.

He started out as the chief editor of Tintin weekly

Olivier Schrauwen & the Madness of Beards

Posted by on August 11th, 2010 at 10:00 AM

This is your European corresponder speaking, straight from the slums of Belgium, a city in Brussels (that’s a joke for you Americans). I will be your inbetween for such important facts as to why French Fries are much better in

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