At the Alternative Press Expo in San Francisco, renowned cartoonist Sergio Aragones spoke with fans about his life and career with "MAD Magazine," a growing desire to self-publish, the future of "Groo" and more.
"Ghost World" creator Dan Clowes and "Optic Nerve" creator Adrian Tomine held a wide-ranging discussion on everything from how important settings are in their work, 9/11 and how Clowes writes teenage girls so well.
Charles Brownstein, executive director of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund, gave APE attendees a history of comics censorship, including the case of a fan facing jail time and sex offender registration.
Creators and fans met to share their passion for comics at the 2010 Alternative Press Expo in San Francisco. CBR News was in attendance and has a full report from the convention's floor.
For his APE panel, Daniel Clowes hosted an informal discussion on his love for comics and classic artists, telling about his meeting Steve Ditko, the passive-aggressiveness of Robert Crumb and more.