George Luks: The “Other” Yellow Kid Artist

R.F. Outcault is rightly remembered and revered as the creator of the seminal Yellow Kid, but George Luks created a competing version of… more »


Web Extras: Hogan’s Alley #20

Hogan’s Alley #20 featured our customary appreciation of cartooning, spanning material from the medium’s formative years to the present. Among other features in… more »


A Capital Idea: The 2015 Reuben Awards in Pictures

The glitz! The glamour! The chilling sight of alcohol-based life forms poured into tuxedos! We want to share with you our photo album… more »


Who Will Win? Our Fearless Predictions!

Cartoonists spend 364 days a year hidden from the world in their cork-lined garrets, suffering for their art. But for one glorious day… more »


A Look Back at the Simon and Kirby Studio: Q&A with Mark Evanier

We’ve been enjoying Mark Evanier’s wonderful new book about the legendary Simon and Kirby studio, which is titled (appropriately enough) The Art of… more »


Getting Hy on Comics: A Profile of Hy Eisman

MARK SQUIREK interviews Hy Eisman, the Zelig of the comics Editor’s note: This article originally appeared in Hogan’s Alley #15. GHOST ARTISTS SELDOM… more »


U.S. Rep. John Lewis Discusses His Graphic Novel “March”

The following is a recording of a panel held on Aug. 31, 2014, at DragonCon in Atlanta. At that panel, U.S. Rep. John… more »


Flannery O’Connor: Cartoonist

Though hailed as one of America’s most influential post-World War II authors, Flannery O’Connor’s lifelong interest in cartooning has been, at best, only… more »


Cartoonists Gone Wild! The 2014 Reuben Weekend in Pictures

The glitz! The glamour! The chilling sight of alcohol-based life forms poured into tuxedos! (Not to mention a dash of Grammy-winning celebrity.) We… more »


Swine Connoisseur: The Stephan Pastis Interview

Stephan Pastis—the creator of the bracingly acerbic Pearls Before Swine—talks to Tom Heintjes about lucky breaks, practicing law and why you don’t mess… more »

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