Posts Tagged ‘tom kaczynski’

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.

Art Objects: Good Minnesotan #4

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

Good Minnesotan‘s origins are not unlike that of Kramers Ergot. Both anthologies started small and featured stories by friends of the editor, a young cartoonist with ambition and a wide view of comics art. The fourth issue of Kramers exploded onto the art-comics scene and gained its editor, Sammy Harkham, a considerable amount of notice and respect. That issue saw him reach out far beyond his own circle of friends to include the most cutting-edge of cartoonists, as well as a number of pieces that stretched the boundaries of what could be called narrative.

Tom Kaczynski at the 2009 MoCCA Festival

Posted by on March 15th, 2010 at 6:14 AM

Tom Kaczynski and I spoke on stage at the 2009 MoCCA Festival on June 7, 2009. What follows is an edited version of our conversation. Some of the topics we covered include Jack Kirby, Steve Ditko, architecture, utopianism, and communist …

Thinking in Pictures

Posted by on February 25th, 2010 at 9:29 AM

In an earlier post, I wondered whether Will Eisner’s distinction between “instructional” and “entertainment” comics could be applied to the work of someone like Tom Kaczynski, whose mini-comics and short graphic stories are mainly concerned with the play of …

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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