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Comics A.M. | Mimi Pond wins PEN Center USA Literary Award
Awards | Mimi Pond’s Over Easy has been recognized with a PEN Center USA Literary Award for Graphic Novel Outstanding Body of Work. Previous category winners are Gilbert Hernandez, Daniel …
Mimi Pond Takes the Acidic Nature of the ’70s “Over Easy”
Over 15 years, cartoonist Mimi Pond turned the story of one Oakland diner into a dissection of the "moral swamp" of the 1970s.
Comics A.M. | Marvel, Yen Press caught in Amazon/Hachette feud
Publishing | Both Marvel and the manga publisher Yen Press are caught in the middle of the Amazon/Hachette dispute: Hachette is accusing Amazon of suppressing sales of Hachette titles in …
A Month of Wednesdays: ‘Batman/Superman,’ Spider-Man & more
Batman/Superman, Vol. 1: Cross World (DC Comics): The greatest virtue of the Greg Pak-written World’s Finest team-up title is also its main drawback: There’s really great, flat-out gorgeous artwork by …
Comics A.M. | A demand for rollback on same-day digital release?
Retailing | Dennis Barger, co-owner of Wonderworld Comics in Taylor, Michigan, and the driving force behind the new retailer association CBRA (Comic Book Retailers Alliance), says direct-market stores want publishers …
Comics A.M. | What Amazon-comiXology deal means (and what it doesn’t)
Digital comics | In today’s Amazon-acquires-comiXology article, Rachel Edidin deflates much of the hype, and the panic, surrounding the deal, pointing out that comics distribution is already a monopoly, large …
Comics A.M. | Cartoonist Jeff Pert passes away at age 55
Passings | Maine cartoonist Jeff Pert, best known for his cartoons and illustrations of lobsters and moose, died Friday on his way to the hospital with chest pains. He was …