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When I told Ria Schulpen of the publisher Bries that I was researching an article on Finnish comics the other day (and yes, that subject goes beyond Moomins, whatever Russell Brand may think of it),...

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Even with all the festivities celebrating his 100th anniversary, you’d almost think that HergĂ© only ever created one comic character, the omnipresent Tintin. Well, think again: Quick & Flupke, two kids from the streets of...

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Stripburger, the Slovenian cartoon and comic magazine, is contributing to the Ljubljana Biennial of Graphic Arts, which is being organized for the 27th time as we speak. They have invited Les Requins Marteaux, the celebrated...

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This is the story of a girl who grows up in the bayou in the 1940’s, and is saved from a certain and unavoidable death with the help of a voodoo priestess. Too her dismay,...

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As the international row about alleged racism in Tintin in the Congo seem to be quietly dying down, a Congolese man has pressed formal charges against Moulinsart, which manages the rights to the work of...

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The Belgian Red Cross is preparing a comic book to create awareness about the consequences of migration, Belgian weekly Le Vif reports. Belgium is still a favourite destination for Congolese citizens who want to try...

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The French comics webzine Coconino World is always a safe haven for the lover of exquisite contemporary and vintage cartoon art. Every month, exclusive new strips and carefully scanned old to very old material are...

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Stripburger, the respected anthology magazine for comics and strips from Eastern Europe, is calling all women cartoonists and comics creators to contribute to their 46th issue. This issue will be published in early October, coinciding...

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When she published Hic Sunt Leones in 2004 (English language edition the following year – Joe), Ria Schulpen completed one of the most impressive and ambitious projects ever. Hic Sunt Leones was an overview of...

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Coinciding with the Wimbledon tennis tournament that’s well under way right now (except when it is raining, which is a lot – Joe), Asterix fans are invited to take part in a tournament of their...

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