Thursday, August 31, 2017
Politico's tone-deaf, unhelpful cartoon about conservatives being rescued from Harvey by the government
Washington Post The Fix blog August 30 2017
Politico cartoonist revels in Hurricane Harveyby Becket Adams |
How soon is too soon to politicize Hurricane Harvey? Charlie Hebdo and Politico may test your tastes.
Washington PostComic Riffs blog August 31 2017
From 2005 to mid-2013, the Examiner published a daily tabloid-sized newspaper, distributed free throughout the Washington, D.C. metro area, largely focused on local news and political commentary. The local newspaper ceased publication on June 14, 2013,** and its content began to focus exclusively on national politics, switching its print edition from a daily newspaper to a weekly magazine format.
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Before she was Wonder Woman (Gal Gadot), she was Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, Diana meets an American pilot (Chris Pine) who tells her about the massive conflict that's raging in the outside world. Convinced that she can stop the threat, Diana leaves her home for the first time. Fighting alongside men in a war to end all wars, she finally discovers her full powers and true destiny.
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Wednesday, August 30, 2017
Tuesday, August 29, 2017
In Animated Sitcom, Barack Obama And Joe Biden's Bromance Saves The World
Catching up again with Michael Maslin's blog...
Advertising Work by New Yorker Cartoonists, Part 10: Otto Soglow
Advertising work by New Yorker Cartoonists, Part 11: Richard Decker
Advertising Work by New Yorker Cartoonists, Part 12: Gluyas Williams
Advertising Work by New Yorker Cartoonists, Part 13: The Rambler Campaign
Advertising Work by New Yorker Cartoonists, Part 14: Richard Taylor
Fukushima from Within
NYR Daily blog August 28, 2017
Kazuto Tatsuta's Ichi-F: A Worker's Graphic Memoir of the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant, translated into English by Stephen Paul, is published by Kodansha Comics.
What's your science teacher doing in a comic book?
Washington Post August 19 2017
Monday, August 28, 2017
Sequential Heart - Ben Hatke / Cartoonist of Mighty Jack and the Goblin King
Sean Edgar and Eric
August 24, 2017
Cartoonist, archer, gymnast and modern Peter Pan analogue Ben Hatke joins us for our latest episode. We chat about his upcoming graphic novel, Mighty Jack and the Goblin King, a thrilling update to the classic fantasy that also weaves larger pieces of his library together. Hatke also discusses the blurring of genre storytelling, how to properly draw archery and his growing stable of furry family members.
American Experience explores the complex life and enduring legacy of one of America's most influential storytellers, presenting rare footage from the Disney vaults and scenes from some of Disney's greatest films, as well as interviews with animators, artists and biographers. Part one follows the famed filmmaker from his early days creating Mickey Mouse through the making of Snow White, the first full-length animated film.
American Experience airs Tuesday, August 29 at 8pm on TV 26 and WETA HD.
Washington Post (August 26 2017)
online at https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/a-complex-situation-succinctly-captured/2017/08/25/c3223414-875c-11e7-96a7-d178cf3524eb_story.html
Roz Chast writes — and draws — a love letter to New York [in print as A Love letter from Roz Chast to New York]
Washington Post (August 27 2017): Bookworld 12
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Sunday, August 27, 2017
He's Big, He's Blue, And Now, He's Bingeable: 'The Tick' Returns
Morning Edition August 24, 2017
Friday, August 25, 2017
Scoop August 25 2017http://scoop.previewsworld.com/Home/4/1/73/1017?ArticleID=198885
Otakon took over the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in downtown Washington, D.C., on August 11-13, 2017. Featuring massive concerts, plenty of panels, and more high-quality cosplay than we could keep track of, the convention's first year in the nations' capital was truly a sight to behold.
Below, take a look at our second half of photo coverage, with photographs taken by Gemstone Assistant Editor Carrie Wood.http://scoop.previewsworld.com/Home/4/1/73/1018?ArticleID=198629
No great 'Leap!': Tale of an aspiring ballerina falls short by recent animated-fare standards [in print as No prima ballerina when in the company of other animated fare]
Proceeds benefit the March for Racial Justice and half of book sales will go to the ACLU. Suggested entry donation is $10.
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Thursday, August 24, 2017
Science. Art. Magic.
Two-time Oscar winner Bill Westenhofer, MS '95, is responsible for the visual effects in some of Hollywood's biggest films of the past 20 years, including "Elf," "Life of Pi" and this summer's "Wonder Woman."
// By Matthew Stosshttp://magazine.gwu.edu/science-art-magic
Eye Drum: Yokoyama Yuichi and Audiovisual Abstraction in ComicsBY Ryan Holmberg Aug 24, 2017
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
'In This Corner of the World': A quietly devastating tale of Hiroshima [in print as The atomic bomb drop, as seen by people below it].
Cartoonist Keith Knight on Politics, Satire and His Very Busy Schedule
Edgar Allan Poe Gets the Illustrated Treatment in Poe: Stories and Poems
Local author Gareth Hinds brings Poe's visceral stories and poems to life in this graphic novel.
Off the Quill Retells Marvel Comics' Most Infamous Feud in King Kirby [in print as The Strangest Yard]
The story of Jack Kirby and Stan Lee's long, storied history with Marvel Comics is deftly interpreted in this production.