Posts Tagged ‘Michael Kupperman’

Creature Comforts: Hotwire Volume 3

Posted by on January 12th, 2011 at 5:23 AM

Rob reviews the third volume of the Glenn Head-edited anthology, Hotwire (Fantagraphics).

This volume of Hotwire looks and feels very much like the first two volumes, with no surprises.  Glenn Head’s stated mission (“fun” comics with great stories, not literary

Saturation: Tales Designed To Thrizzle #6

Posted by on July 17th, 2010 at 5:33 AM
Rob reviews Michael Kupperman's TALES DESIGNED TO THRIZZLE #6 (Fantagraphics).

Tales Designed to Thrizzle #6 By Michael Kupperman

Posted by on July 13th, 2010 at 12:01 AM
I feel like Steve Martin’s character in the movie The Jerk where he dances for joy at the gas station loudly proclaiming to all within earshot, “The new phone book is here! The new phone book is here!”


Posted by on June 12th, 2010 at 7:07 PM

Chris Reilly Spotlight On: Michael Kupperman

How to describe Michael Kupperman? Let’s start this off with the most overused word in reviews: Sublime. (I’m using the “to change or cause to change directly from a solid to a vapour or gas without first melting to sublime iodine many mercury salts sublime when heated” definition.) Kupperman weeds out all the NARCs at the party...

Rich Kreiner’s Yearlong Best of the Year: Tales Designed to Thrizzle

Posted by on February 17th, 2010 at 1:00 PM

Image ©2009 Michael Kupperman

A while back, in designating R. Sikoryak’s Masterpiece Comics as the most fun book of last year, I made it easier on myself by not considering Michael Kupperman’s Tales Designed to Thrizzle Volume One. This