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The Middle Ground #106 | Mastering and apprentices
3 Comic News
Mastering Comics, the second comic-creating textbook by Artbabe and La Perdida creator Jessica Abel and 99 Ways To Tell A Story's Matt Madden, finally hit shelves last month, offering a remarkably thorough (and remarkably enjoyable, as well) lesson in what it takes to not only make a comic, but get it in front of readers, as well. It's no surprise that it's so wonderful; their previous collaborative effort, Drawing Words & Writing Pictures, was similarly informative and entertaining to comic creators and the more generally curious alike, and the two have taught at New York's School of Visual Arts for the past few years. I had a brief chat with the two about the release of the book, and what it takes to "Master" comics.
First Second announces spring line
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First Second has announced its releases for spring 2012, and as usual it’s an exciting, eclectic lineup. Here’s a quick rundown: Graeme talked about Arne Bellstorf’s Beatles comic, Baby’s in Black yesterday. Humayoun …
This weekend, it’s SPX
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SPX, or the Small Press Expo, returns to the Bethesda North Marriott Hotel and Conference Center in Bethesda, Md. this weekend. The show’s special guests include Roz Chast, Jim Woodring, …