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Such a Parcel of Rogues in a Nation: The New Scottish Underground (Part Two of Two)

Posted by on January 26th, 2010 at 12:01 AM
Lees concludes his two-part essay on contemporary Scottish comics.

Zinder Kuprise - Written by Craig Collins, drawn by Paul McCann.

 

Such a Parcel of Rogues in a Nation: The New Scottish Underground (Part One of Two)

Posted by on January 25th, 2010 at 12:01 AM
Black Cape - Written by Fraser Campbell, drawn by Iain Laurie, colors by Derek Dow These are guys who grew up with The Simpsons as well as “The Bash Street Kids”; who identify as much with Enid and Rebecca as with Dennis and Gnasher, and for whom comics primarily mean American exports. It's that mentality that really prevails in the three publications under scrutiny in this two-part essay - Wasted, Nexion and Khaki Shorts - three anthologies that share much of the same cast of creators and really exemplify the new wave of Scottish underground cartooning.