Comics Alternative Interviews: Chris Miskiewicz and Palle Schmidt

Time Codes:

  • 00:00:25 – Introduction
  • 00:02:07 – Setup of interview
  • 00:03:03 – Interview with Chris Miskiewicz and Palle Schmidt
  • 01:22:34 – Wrap up
  • 01:23:32 – Contact us


Hands On



On this interview episode, Derek talks with Chris Miskiewicz and Palle Schmidt about their miniseries, Thomas Alsop, the second volume of which is being released from BOOM! Studios. In addition to discussing the genesis of and the process behind the title, Derek’s guests speculate on the critical and popular response it’s received, the long-term potential of the series, and creators’ responsibilities in representing 9/11. Palle and Chris also discuss their use of race in America and the ways in which Thomas Alsop is undeniably an historically anchored text.


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