Posts Tagged ‘Boston Comics Roundtable’

Rich Kreiner: Minis Monday

Posted by on July 19th, 2010 at 3:52 PM
In this week's Minis Monday column, Rich Kreiner reviews two books by Cathy Leamy: Reggie & Brian and the Lousy Nickname and Greenblooded.

Rich Kreiner: Minis Monday: Blood Moon: A Love Story

Posted by on July 12th, 2010 at 1:00 PM
At the beginning of Minis Monday’s Second Season a month ago, I lamented the fact that I didn’t get to meet nearly enough of the new-to-me cartoonists at the most recent Maine Comics Arts Festival, let alone gather their wares. Naturally since then I’ve been doing nothing but reviewing the work of new-to-me cartoonists.

Minis Monday: The Way It Crumbles by Dan Mazur

Posted by on June 7th, 2010 at 1:00 PM
Judging by his contributions to the group’s serialized anthology Inbound, Mazur is a member in good standing of the Boston Comics Roundtable.

Minis Monday: The Ragbox Vol. 1

Posted by on May 17th, 2010 at 1:00 PM
This time around the “minis” designation of “Minis Monday” is more inelegant than usual. Instead we have a book, volume one of Ragbox. It contains the first three chapters of what is announced to be— and convincingly begun as—a far-reaching tale of an urban neighborhood as experienced by two young siblings.

Inbound #4 “A Comic Book History of Boston”

Posted by on April 21st, 2010 at 1:00 PM
On Minis Monday, we looked at the first three issues of Inbound, the flagship anthology from the Boston Comics Roundtable. While many of the general comments back then hold true here, Inbound #4 makes additional smart decisions on several different fronts.

Minis Monday: Inbound #1–3

Posted by on April 19th, 2010 at 1:00 PM
The Boston Comics Roundtable was founded in 2006 by Dave Kender in the hopes of gathering area folks interested in making comics. A mission statement of sorts runs: “We meet, we talk, we publish, and most importantly, we encourage one another in the pursuit of creating more and better comics.”