Posts Tagged ‘mome’

Hail The White Rhinoceros Part One (of Three): Shaun Partridge

Posted by on February 21st, 2011 at 12:01 AM

(Photo taken by K is for Kaleidoscope.)

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Eric Reynolds Talks About Mome, an Anthology for the 21st Century with Chris Mautner Part 2 of 2

Posted by on December 30th, 2010 at 12:01 AM

Eric Reynolds and Chris Mautner conclude their conversation about the 20th issue of the indy anthology Mome.

Eric Reynolds Talks About Mome, an Anthology for the 21st Century with Chris Mautner Part 1 of 2

Posted by on December 29th, 2010 at 12:01 AM

The release of the 20th volume of Mome (which happily coincided with its fifth anniversary) seemed as good a time as any to talk with Reynolds about the series, where it’s been, how it’s changed and where he hopes to take it in the future. Plus, it provided an opportunity to talk with Reynolds, who has always been thoughtful, upfront, and insightful whenever I’ve had the luck to talk to him about comics. I hope I get the chance to do so again sometime soon.

Puzzle Pieces: Mome #18

Posted by on July 2nd, 2010 at 12:01 AM

The difference between a mediocre anthology and a good one is being a strong enough editor to cull out weak material that distracts from great work. The difference between a good anthology and a great one is an editor who manages to find a way, without leaning on themes, to select material that is complementary and that is arranged in a way that allows the anthology to go from strength to strength. The Eric Reynolds-edited anthology Mome has an increased degree of difficulty in maintaining quality, because it is published two or three issues a year, and runs several serials in each issue.

Scattered: Rob Clough reviews Mome Vol. 17

Posted by on February 15th, 2010 at 12:01 AM

Rob reviews volume 17 of Fantagraphics’ flagship anthology, Mome, edited by Eric Reynolds & Gary Groth.

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