Posts Tagged ‘r.crumb’

Past and Future: Mineshaft #26

Posted by on February 9th, 2011 at 5:07 AM

Rob Clough reviews the 26th issue of the comics zine Mineshaft, edited by Everett Rand and Gioia Palmieri.

Gary Groth Interviews Harvey Pekar (1984) Part Two of Two

Posted by on July 15th, 2010 at 5:57 PM

In Part Two, Pekar rates world literature, discusses how different artists interpret his writing and generally champions the underdog.

R. C. Harvey on R. Crumb’s The Book of Genesis

Posted by on February 16th, 2010 at 9:00 AM

It took a four-year, monastic-like effort to adapt every word of the first book of the Bible in distinctive pen and ink, but Crumb did it and produced what has been described as a “relentlessly faithful rendition of the first 50 chapters of the Bible by an apostle of the 1960s and sometimes profane progenitor of underground comics.”

 

©2008 R.Crumb.

Bulletpoint Review: The Book of Genesis Illustrated

Posted by on January 25th, 2010 at 5:56 AM

A few quick thoughts on one of the major releases of 2009, R.Crumb’s THE BOOK OF GENESIS ILLUSTRATED (W.W. Norton).