Theory Archive

Superheroes & Cities

If you’ve read my Comics Journal column on Ted McKeever’s Eddy Current, you probably saw a brief detour I took to discuss the relationship between superheroes and cities. I’ve expanded that topic a little more on my twitter account. Check out this thread: 0/ I’m going to attempt one of those protean @HeerJeet style

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Sunday: Critical Cartoons, See Carl Barks’ Weird Panel, Comics Continuum and More

  In last week’s post I mentioned I’d write more about Carl Barks’ Duck by Peter Schilling Jr. (out now from Uncivilized Books). Well, I ended up writing about the Critical Cartoons series as a whole. When I conceptualized the Critical Cartoons series for Uncivilized Books, I wanted to show the breadth of subjects

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