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"Beta Testing" Tom Kaczynski's "Trans Terra"

Fri, March 22nd, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Cartoonist and publisher Tom Kaczynski talks about his recent collection "Beta Testing the Apocalypse," his upcoming "Trans Terra," running a publishing house and the new Autopic Comics Show.

Tom Batiuk Talks "Funky Winkerbean"

Tue, March 19th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Award-winning cartoonist Tom Batiuk tells CBR about his long-running comic strip, the benefits of working so far ahead, killing off characters and his journey from comic book letter hack to cartoonist.

Murphy Reflects On "Punk Rock Jesus," Looks Toward The Future

Mon, March 18th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Writer/artist Sean Murphy spoke with CBR News about the next stage of his career as the collection of his acclaimed "Punk Rock Jesus" is set to hit stores and he launches "The Wake" with writer Scott Snyder.

James Vance is "On the Ropes"

Wed, March 13th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Writer James Vance tells CBR about the long-awaited sequel to his classic graphic novel "Kings in Disguise," returning to that world more than two decades later with artist Dan Burr.

"The Sixth Gun" Team Tells The Tale Of "Sons of the Gun"

Wed, February 20th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Cullen Bunn, Brian Hurtt, Brian Churilla and Bill Crabtree spoke with CBR about their new miniseries "The Sixth Gun: Sons of the Gun" which details the mysterious origins of the General's four horsemen.

Etienne Davodeau is One of "The Initiates"

Wed, February 20th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

In his first English language translation, French cartoonist Etienne Davodeau studies winemaking with a French winemaker, and teaches him about art and comics in a book about life, meaning and passion.

Gabriel Rodriguez Reflects On "Locke and Key"

Mon, February 18th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

"Locke and Key's" Gabriel Rodriguez discusses working on the Eisner Award-winning title with Joe Hill, his development as an artist since his first IDW project and what's next for him and Hill after "L&K: Omega"

Geneviève Castrée is "Susceptible"

Thu, February 14th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Artist and musician Geneviève Castrée discusses her new book, "Susceptible," an autobiographical story filled with the indelible moments of childhood that haunt or inspire long into adulthood.

Richard Sala Explores The World of Dark Fairy Tales in "Delphine"

Wed, February 13th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Acclaimed cartoonist Richard Sala spoke with CBR about his latest book, a collection of his Fantagraphics series "Delphine," the appeal of dark fairy tales, his views on digital comics and more.

Collins Mixes Comics and Murder in “Seduction of the Innocent”

Mon, January 28th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Acclaimed writer Max Allan Collins discusses his new prose novel surrounding the murder of a Frederic Wertham-like figure targeting comic books in the 1950s, the future of "Ms. Tree" and more.

Awan Explores Global Mythology in "Jinnrise"

Mon, January 14th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Sohaib Awan, the writer behind IDW Publishing's new series "Jinnrise," tells CBR News about jinn, his visit to Dubai for the Middle East Film and Comic Con and his plans for Jabal Entertainment.

Jon Lewis Returns to the "True Swamp"

Fri, January 4th, 2013 | Category: Comic Books

Cartoonist Jon Lewis talks about the new edition of his classic comic "True Swamp" from Uncivilized Books, why he returned to the project years later, remembers the '90s Seattle comics scene, and more.

Romberger Takes Readers to "Post York"

Tue, December 18th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Artist James Romberger tells CBR about his new comic set in a flooded New York City from Uncivilized Books and the new edition of "7 Miles a Second," out from Fantagraphics in February.

Ellen Forney Talks "Marbles," Dealing with Bipolar Disorder

Mon, December 17th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Cartoonist and illustrator Ellen Foreny spoke with CBR about her new graphic memoir, "Marbles," looking at her own bipolar disorder, the meaning of mental health and thinking about art and artists


Sun, December 16th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Writer, artist and filmmaker Kaare Andrews joins CBR for another SUNDAY CONVERSATION, an in-depth chat with the creators of your favorite projects and their lives away from the books themselves.

Lilli Carre Flips for "Heads or Tails"

Fri, December 14th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

The cartoonist and animator talks about her new book from Fantagraphics collecting the past five years of her short comics, animation, the Eyeworks festival and why she’s taking a ceramics class.

Raina Telgemeier Casts Her "Drama"

Tue, December 4th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Cartoonist Raina Telgemeier talks about her new book "Drama," one of the most anticipated graphic novels of the fall, and her memories of theater, working on tech crew and more.

Vado on the Importance of Art, Community and Slave Labor's Digital Moves

Fri, November 30th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Dan Vado spoke with CBR about Slave Labor Graphics' digital and print projects, The Art Boutiki's efforts to build community in San Jose through music and art, the Zombie-O-Rama benefit and more.

Emanata Does Digital Comics for Indie Creators

Thu, November 29th, 2012 | Category: Digital Comics

CBR News spoke with George Chen, CEO of digital comics app Emanata, to talk about the company’s updating publishing apps for the ipad and iphone, designed for independent comic creators.

Goldman's "Red Light Properties" Sets Up for Business at Monkeybrain

Tue, November 27th, 2012 | Category: Comic Books

Cartoonist Dan Goldman spoke with CBR News about bringing his digital comic "Red Light Properties" to Monkeybrain, his experiences as a digital self-publisher, returning to the US convention scene in 2013 and more.