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Teaching at Langara

Tomorrow I teach the third installment in my “Writing for Graphic Novels & Comix” class as part of Langara College’s “Graphic Novel & Comix” program. It’s an honour to be one of the program instructors, and a really exciting experience … Continue reading

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The 10 Greatest Superhero Graphic Novels

Now that I’ve given the 10 greatest graphic novels in general, here are perhaps the 10 greatest superhero ones (in no particular order). Zot! (black & white) by Scott McCloud The Bulletproof Coffin by David Hine & Shaky Kane All-Star … Continue reading

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The 10 Greatest Graphic Novels

So, for the curious, here is my list of the 10 greatest graphic novels of all time in no particular order: Maus by Art Spiegelman Fun Home by Alison Bechdel MW by Osamu Tezuka The Sculptor by Scott McCloud From … Continue reading

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“Giants of Main Street” Launch Party

You’re invited to the launch party of Giants of Main Street, the latest graphic novel anthology from Cloudscape Comics. Come and meet the hub of Vancouver’s indy graphic novel artists, including veteran underground cartoonist Colin Upton, VanCAF organizer Shannon Campbell, … Continue reading

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Interview with Jeff Ellis, part 2

by Bevan Thomas (originally appeared on the Cloudscape website) For the first half of the interview with Jeff Ellis, see part 1 “Who would you call your biggest artistic influences?” I asked Jeff Ellis. “I used to be totally obsessed … Continue reading

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Interview with Jeff Ellis, part 1

by Bevan Thomas (originally appeared on the Cloudscape website) At one of Cloudscape Comics’ Wednesday meetings, I sat down to chat with Jeff Ellis, the organization’s founder, as around us numerous fellow cartoonists worked on their own projects. Jeff Ellis … Continue reading

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