Jul 31, 2007
Categories: The Cross Hatch Dispatch
Celebrity news ahead!!!
- Move over Scientology. Comics saved Avril Lavigne, Neil Young, Nicholas Cage and son Weston Cage, Jenna Jameson, and Hollywood scriptwriters.
- Ron Regé, Jr. does Kenneth Patchen at the Poetry Foundation.
- Andy Hartzell uses the power of blogging for good. He discusses his appreciation of Kim Deitch in this entry.
- Laura Park meets Tom Eaton. Can you spot it?
- I’m not aware of any news about Jason Shiga, but for those with a burning curiosity, here is a great guide to his work, a place where you can buy his 500 page Knock Knock, and his myspace in which he references a comics get you laid moment in True Romance.
- Same Hat presents a scanlation of the manga Abstraction by Shintaro Kago in all of its warped glory.
- Adrian Tomine inkjob. (via Drawn & Quarterly)
- Comics recently posted on the Ephemerist: Emily Flake’s Smoke Break, David Axe‘s and Mike Bors‘ East timor Is A Riot, and Johnny Ryan‘s recent *ahem* tribute to Arthur Miller‘s Death of a Salesman, and Cowboy Henk taking Superman’s outfit for a ride.
- Read Express has an interview with Cathy Malkasian about Gloom.