Henry Jenkins writes up a handy list of some comics he’s enjoyed recently, divvied into stories of everyday life, superheroes, science fiction/fantasy/horror, and some unclassifiable items.
Tagged as: 1980s, 1990s, 2000s, Alan Moore, Alison Bechdel, allegory, Antarctica, Art Spiegelman, Bill Willingham, biography, Brian Bendis, Brian K. Vaughn, Brian Wood, Canada, Charles Burns, Chris Ware, Classical World, Craig Thompson, Daniel Clowes, Dash Shaw, dystopia, end times, Eric Shanower, fantasy, futurism, gender, Germany, Greece, Greg Rucka, Holocaust, Hope Larson, horror, Iliad, Iran, Jeremy Love, Jim Gownley, Kim Deitch, Kurt Busiek, LGBT, lists, Los Bros. Hernandez, Lousiana, Luna Bros., Marjane Satrapi, Mike Allred, Nazis, Neil Gaiman, New York City, Paul Chadwick, Queerness, race, racism, Robert Kirkman, science fiction, Seth, superheroes, Terry Moore, the ladies, Toronto, Troy, UK, Warren Ellis, zombies
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Carol Borden was editor of and a writer for the Toronto International Film Festival’s official Midnight Madness and Vanguard program blogs. She is currently an editor at and evil overlord for The Cultural Gutter, a website dedicated to thoughtful writing about disreputable art. She has written for Mezzanotte, Teleport City, Die Danger Die Die Kill, Popshifter and she has a bunch of short stories published by Fox Spirit Books including: Godzilla detective fiction, femme fatale mermaids, an adventurous translator/poet, and an x-ray tech having a bad day. Read and listen to her other shenanigans at Monstrous Industry. For her particular take on gutter culture, check out, “In the Sewer with the Alligators.”
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