Posts Tagged ‘joe sacco’

Explaining Reality To Myself: The Steve Lafler Interview (Part One of Three)

Posted by on September 20th, 2010 at 12:01 AM

The first of a three-part career-spanning interview with Steve Lafler conducted by Rob Clough.

Gary Groth interviews Harvey Pekar (1993)

Posted by on July 12th, 2010 at 5:00 PM

This interview is reprinted from TCJ #162, October 1993, the autobio-cartoonist issue. In this interview, Groth and Pekar talk about literary values, evaluate other autobio cartoonists, and ponder how to grow a lit-comics readership.

Upcoming: Gary Groth’s 1985 interview with Harvey Pekar.

Bulletpoint Review: Footnotes In Gaza

Posted by on January 23rd, 2010 at 5:32 AM

A few quick thoughts on one of the major releases of 2009, Joe Sacco’s FOOTNOTES IN GAZA.

* This is certainly the most accomplished book of Sacco’s career in terms of ambition and his sheer drawing skill, but it didn’t …