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Derf Takes Out His (Semi-)Autobiographical Garbage in “Trashed”
Derf Backderf spoke with CBR about the follow up to his controversial "My Friend Dahmer" and revisiting and reinventing his year on a garbage truck.
Six by 6: Six graphic novels for summer and fall
Book Expo America provides a sneak peek at some of the books that will arrive in shelves over the next few months. Here's just a handful of the graphic novels to keep an eye out for.
Preview | Cunningham’s ‘Age of Selfishness,’ Derf’s ‘Trashed’
As a part of our sixth anniversary, Abrams ComicArts has provided ROBOT 6 with previews of two more books from its 2015 lineup — The Age of Selfishness: Ayn Rand, …
Comics A.M. | Rare Tintin drawing sells for $670,000
Auctions | An original 1939 drawing of Tintin created by Herge for the cover of the weekly magazine Le Petit Vingtième sold Sunday for $673,468 at an auction of French and …
Conversing on Comics with Derf Backderf
Derf Backderf spent the first 40 years of his life aiming, and ultimately succeeding, to become one of the top cartoonists in alternative newspapers. However, he then realized that niche …
Derf Backderf celebrates 11 years well spent
Derf Backderf, author of My Friend Dahmer, has a poignant post on his blog marking the 11th anniversary of the end of his cancer treatment: On that grey day in …
Derf ends his comic strip ‘The City’ after 24 years
Derf Backderf, creator of the acclaimed memoir My Friend Dahmer, has ended his weekly comic strip The City after 24 years. “I’m ending the strip so I can concentrate full-time …
Derf announces ‘Trashed’ graphic novel
Derf Backderf, creator of the acclaimed memoir My Friend Dahmer, has signed a deal with Abrams Books to publish his next graphic novel, based on his webcomic Trashed. “This past …
Derf Shares the Story of “My Friend Dahmer”
Award-winning cartoonist Derf Backderf speaks to CBR about growing up with serial killer Jeffrey Dahmer in what should be one of the most talked about and acclaimed graphic novels of the year.