Tag: autobiography

Comics Alternative Interviews: Carol Tyler

Time Codes: 00:00:24 – Introduction 00:01:57 – Setup of interview 00:03:08 – Interview with Carol Tyler 01:01:02 – Wrap up 01:01:51 – Contact us You’ll Never Know Last week at Small Press Expo, Derek had the opportunity to sit down with Carol Tyler

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Tom Hart

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Circles Gene and Derek start off the week presenting a powerful interview with Tom Hart. His new book, Rosalie Lightning: A Graphic Memoir, is being released this week from St. Martin’s Press, and it’s an honest and heartrending work.

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Episode 161: A Publisher Spotlight on Top Shelf Productions

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Marvel at the Naked Spine! Can it be true? Are the Two Guys with PhDs Talking about Comics actually doing yet another publisher spotlight? Are they gluttons for punishment? Are their eyeballs going to fall out from

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Episode 148: A Publisher Spotlight on Hang Dai Editions

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Brothers in Art On this episode of The Comics Alternative, Gene and Derek turn a critical spotlight on the upcoming releases from the small press, Hang Dai Editions. The guys begin with a brief conversation with Dean

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Miss Lasko-Gross

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] Allegories and Bathroom Catastrophes On this episode of their interview show, Derek and Andy are happy to have as they guest Miss Lasko-Gross, whose new book, Henni (Z2 Comics), has been getting a lot of

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Anya Ulinich

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “Doomed to do comics” On this episode of The Comics Alternative Interviews, Derek is pleased to have as a guest Anya Ulinich, the author of the new graphic novel Lena Finkle’s Magic Barrel (Penguin Books). They begin by

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Interview: Jesse Lonergan

Conducted by Derek Royal Jesse Lonergan’s latest graphic novel, All Star, was released earlier this year from NBM Publishing. It’s his third book, and it stands as yet another demonstration of the artist’s growth. Lonergan established his artistic terrain in

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Review: Photobooth: A Biography

by Kenneth Kimbrough Photobooth: A Biography – Meags Fitzgerald (Conundrum Press) It’s difficult to begin expressing just how much I enjoy Meags Fitzgerald’s debut graphic novel, Photobooth: A Biography. At first glance, the plot is deceptively simple. One part lavishly illustrated history and

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Comics Alternative Interviews: Liz Plourde and Randy Michaels

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “Sometimes, a smokestack is just a smokestack” On this episode of The Comics Alternative Interviews Andy and Derek are pleased to have on the show Liz Plourde and Randy Michaels, the creative team behind the new self-published

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Review: Miriam Katin’s Letting It Go

By Derek Royal In 2006 Drawn & Quarterly published Miriam Katin’s We Are on Our Own, the artist’s account of her experiences following the German occupation of Budapest in 1944. As recounted in this graphic memoir, Katin and her mother, Hungarian

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Comics Alternative Podcast Episode 42: A Review of The Voyeurs, The Mire, and Demeter

Listen to the podcast! [powerpress] “Jerry, stay alive.” This week the Two Guys with PhDs review Gabrielle Bell’s latest book, The Voyeurs (Uncivilized Books), as well as two self-published comics from Becky Cloonan, The Mire and Demeter. This is the perfect episode

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