What Have You Read Today to Make You Feeeel PROUD?!* A new comics reading list…
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What Have You Read Today to Make You Feeeel PROUD?!* A new comics reading list…

Dear Ink Tar-Tars, Constantly complaining that “there’s nothing new to read”? That “female comics creators are hard to find”?  We’ve got you covered.  Here are some newly released graphic novels and some soon-to-be-released works. All of the following can be ordered or pre-ordered from Amazon. (linked images take you straight to the book’s Amazon page, … Continue reading

THAWED: INKT|ART SPRING ISSUE 2014 IS HERE!
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THAWED: INKT|ART SPRING ISSUE 2014 IS HERE!

And, oh, how we’ve waited!  After one of the harshest winters in history, inkt|art is pleased to offer freshly prepared comics and comics writing, courtesy of the women who worked even when the heat didn’t. This issue has fascinating comics essays,  gorgeous longform graphic poetry, dark and disturbing graphic nonfiction, and a revelatory column on … Continue reading

Stories in Cultures, Compassion in Stories: How Embedded Narrative Functions Within Yang’s Boxers and Saints
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Stories in Cultures, Compassion in Stories: How Embedded Narrative Functions Within Yang’s Boxers and Saints

BY BRIDGET G. DOOLEY Gene Luen Yang’s comic novels Boxers and Saints, two stories that occur simultaneously on opposite sides of China’s Boxer Rebellion, are narratives embedded in one another: Bao, the central figure in Boxers, appears as a secondary character in Saints, a work that revolves around the Christian Vibiana (né Four-Girl). She, in … Continue reading

VOLUME I, ISSUE I: WINTER 2013
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VOLUME I, ISSUE I: WINTER 2013

                                                                                                                Cover art: Abigail Lloyd from “For Seasons” Table of Contents: Nonfiction Noel Franklin, Arachnophobia Abigail Lloyd, For Seasons Fiction Angela Boyle, Gertrude Caitlin Cass, Towers Poetry Donna Kuhn, Poetry Pics Madeline Richards, Ink and Perfume Interview Slutty Giraffes and Bourgeois Pigs: An interview with French comics translator Natacha Ruck   Essay Caitlin Cass, … Continue reading