Graphixia

A Conversation About Comics

#204 – Whatever… Comics, Can(nons, and Deadpool

This post is understands comics as an integral part of any reflection on the cultural condition in the early 21st century, but… Because I want to address the above, I’ve been avoiding the writing of […]

#203 Nothing Special: Parallel Universes and Ordinary Worlds in Fumio Obata’s Just So Happens and Etienne Davodeau’s Lulu Anew

By chance, I happened to come across Fumio Obata’s Just So Happens and Etienne Davodeau’s Lulu Anew (translated from the French) at the same time. Each of these books presents a liminal narrative about passing […]

Apr, 29 · in The Book
Ernesto Priego writes about Bef and Yorko's 1874 graphic novella (2013). 1874 is a meditation on the nature of technology as a means to record history and to remember it.

#202: Death in the Library: Bef & Yorko’s Mexican Steampunk Noir

Ernesto Priego writes about Bef and Yorko’s 1874 graphic novella (2013). 1874 is a meditation on the nature of technology as a means to record history and to remember it.

Apr, 22

#201 What Are Israeli Comics? A Conversation with Assaf Gamzou, Curator at the Israeli Cartoon Museum

As the previous posts have clearly demonstrated, this series on comics outside of North-America, Europe, and Japan clearly helps explore new horizons, discover other ways of making comics, and find new, different voices that showcase […]

Apr, 14

#200 Graphixia Conference 2016: Call for Proposals!

The Space Between Page and Screen: Comics and the Mediated World The deadline for proposal submission is September 30, 2015: Submit Proposal. In celebration of its 200th post, Graphixia solicits submissions and proposals for a […]

Apr, 07

#199 – Pat Grant’s Toormina Video, on video

Like the majority of the Graphixians have done this series, I feel I ought to open with a disclaimer about my comfort zone being firmly within Anglo-American comics, and to offer my assurance that I’m […]

Mar, 10

#198 Comics Power!

You wait years for an event with an Indian cartoonist in Dundee and then two come along within a fortnight. At the end of June last year Scottish PEN and Literary Dundee hosted an event […]

Mar, 04