Posts Tagged ‘aaron cockle’

Recent Examples of Comics-As-Poetry, Part 1: Jason T. Miles and Aaron Cockle

Posted by on February 12th, 2011 at 5:37 AM

Rob reviews several different comics that tackle the notion of Comics-As-Poetry in their own way.  Included are reviews of Annotated #5, by Aaron Cockle and Pines No. 1, by Jason T. Miles.

I’ve long been interested in two related sorts …

This and That From CCS

Posted by on October 16th, 2010 at 6:04 AM

Rob reviews A Vanishing Act, by Paul Swartz; Oak & Linden #2, by Pat Barrett; and WW, by Aaron Cockle.

A Vanishing Act, by Paul Swartz.  This was just a 12-page sampler for a longer, 32-page …

Folding In: Minis From Aaron Cockle and JT Yost

Posted by on June 30th, 2010 at 5:52 AM

Rob reviews Aaron Cockle’s mini ART THEFT and LOSERS WEEPERS #2, by JT Yost.

The latest comic from Aaron Cockle, ART THEFT, is another fine example of his cheekily postmodern interests. In many respects, this 8-page comic is his …

Minicomics Round-Up: Darryl Ayo & Aaron Cockle

Posted by on January 11th, 2010 at 5:33 AM

Rob reviews minicomics by Darryl Ayo and Aaron Cockle.


Anyanyway #1 by Darryl Ayo:  This comic featuring two stories was all about character design and character interaction.  Ayo seems to have been studying folks like Matthew Thurber in that …

Labyrinths: Annotated #3 and #4

Posted by on December 21st, 2009 at 5:47 AM

Rob reviews two issues of former CCS student Aaron Cockle’s one-man anthology, ANNOTATED.

Aaron Cockle’s work is a demented combination of Gabrielle Bell, Franz Kafka, Jorge Luis Borges, and Zak Sally, with hints of Skip Williamson in his visual style.  …