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Mome

Mome

Mome (mõm), n. Archaic, a fool; blockhead. Mome is a quarterly anthology showcasing the best new talent of this decade's rising cartoon generation, alongside work from some of North America and Europe's most respected creators. Anchored by an ever-evolving core roster of contributors, the series sports gorgeous design conceived (and executed through Vol. 9) by Jordan Crane. Many volumes also feature an interview with one of the Mome contributors.

"Mome helps me stay on top of the coolest cartoonists in the industry... it's well worth the subscription." —– Whitney Matheson, USA Today Pop Candy

"For fresh talent in comics, you have to go to the anthologies and there's none better at the moment than Mome." –— Roger Sabin, The Observer

"If the world of alt-comics feels appealing but intimidatingly vast (what doesn’t these days), Mome is the perfect place to start." —– Molly Young, We Love You So

"Like Weirdo, Raw, and Drawn and Quarterly before it, Fantagraphics’ Mome has been the go-to showcase of its time for emerging alt-comics visionaries." –— The A.V. Club

"...Mome is a go-to destination for finding out what’s going on at comics’ cutting edge." –— Sean T. Collins, Robot 6

Named one of the top 10 "Comics Archives and Anthologies of the Decade" (2000-2009) by Omnivoracious 

2007 Harvey Award Nominee: Best Anthology
2008 Eisner Award Nominee: Best Anthology
2009 Harvey Award Nominee: Best Anthology