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The Comics Journal #299

Details for this: Book
Author: Edited by Mike Dean & Kristy Valenti; Gary Groth, Executive Editor
Format: Magazine
Pages: 208
Dimensions: 7.5" x 9.5"
Colors: b&w/color
Year: 2009
Publisher: Fantagraphics
ISBN-10: n/a
ISBN-13: 978-1-60699-147-3
Additional Details: squarebound softcover with removable logo sticker

Price: $11.99

 


Eisner Award Nominee SealHarvey Award Nominee Logo2010 Eisner Award Nominee: Best Comics-Related Periodical

2010 Harvey Award Nominee: Best Biographical, Historical or Journalistic Presentation

The Pirates and the Mouse author Bob Levin tracks down the El Dorado of comics, a lost collection of unpublished strips by 190 of the world’s most important cartoonists, including Will Eisner, Vaughn Bodé, Jack Kirby, Harvey Kurtzman, Art Spiegelman, Arnold Roth, Bill Griffith, Ralph Steadman, Don Martin, Gahan Wilson, Jeff Jones, Guido Crepax — even William Burroughs, Tom Wolfe and Frank Zappa! The comics were assembled in the 1970s by Michel Choquette (creator with Neal Adams of National Lampoon’s Son o’ God comics) for a book called Someday Funnies, which never saw print. Levin and Choquette reveal for the first time the whole catastrophic story of what might have been the comics anthology of the century.

Also in this issue: Sean T. Collins interviews Skyscrapers of the Midwest’s Josh Cotter; Noah Van Sciver's cartoon interview with King Cat's John Porcellino; our classic comics section features Myron Waldman’s Eve, with an introduction by Mark Newgarden; our usual smattering of insightful and incisive columns; reviews of Kramers Ergot 7, The Times of Botchan, Chaykin, Clowes, Tezuka and many more!

As always, you can sample a bit of it right now at TCJ.com, with excerpts from Levin's Someday Funnies essay and Collins' conversation with Josh Cotter.

ERRATA: Bob Levin's byline was accidentally omitted from the opening pages of his article. We regret the error.

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