By: Peggy Nelson
Don Martin and the sound of satire
By: Joshua Glenn
Clowes is an avatar of a lost generation: The OGXers.
By: Anthony Miller
One of the consummate world builders in comics and sci-fi.
Inventive, smart, funny, poignant, brilliantly weird.
By: Joe Alterio
He invented the manic, spongey cartoon style we take for granted.
By: Adam McGovern
He revolutionized a colonial pop-culture genre.
His one-panel cartoons contained dystopian novels.
By: Lynn Peril
Devastatingly funny one week and bittersweet the next.
By: William Nericcio
Clockwork micro and macro tragedies awash in self-awareness.
His is a vision of Eden reimagined by Hieronymus Bosch.
He transmuted Barthes-like semiotic insights into comic schtick.
Hotspot’s debt to Burt Ward
Hellena’s debt to Eva Peron
Underboss’s debt to F.W. Murnau’s FAUST
Lidia’s debt to Scilla Gabel