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The Small Press Expo, which will be held over Saturday  September 26th  and Sunday September 27th in Bethesda, Maryland, had announced Willy Linthout as one of the main guests of this year’s gathering, along with...

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It seemed that Willy Linthout had everything a man could wish for: good health, a nice family and a career in a million. Even though his drawing skills aren’t that great, he was the artist...

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Linthout prepares new series

October 29, 2010 | 0 Comments

Willy Linthout, Flemish creator of the Eisner-nominated The Year of the Elephant,published in English byFanfare / Ponent Mon (one of my Best of the Year picks for 2009 – Joe), and De leveling (not yet...

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Even though he had been making comics for decades, Flemish cartoonist Willy Linthout only received international acclaim with this painfully autobiographical graphic novel Years Of The Elephant, which he created after his son’s suicide and...

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Several quite good pieces of news popped up recently about comics from my neck of the woods that are now making it around the wider world (well, the English-speaking part of the world, at least)....

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The Eisner nominations for 2010

April 11, 2010 | 1 Comments

The shortlist of nominees competing for glory in this year’s prestigious Eisner Awards has been announced, with David Mazzucchelli’s Asterios Polyp topping the list with no less than four noms to its name, which isn’t...

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Best of the Year – Joe’s faves

January 15, 2010 | 6 Comments

Well we come to our last Best of the Year for the 2009 releases and before we embark on my own selection of graphic novels, books and movies from the previous year I’d like to...

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This weekend sees not one, but two great comic events. First up it’s the Comica 2009 final week – which looks rather good with a trio of conversations happening at the ICA: First up on...

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Over the last few weeks and months, the Forbidden Planet International blog, Down the Tubes and Fictions have been cross-posting Q&As by Matt Badham with the organisers of various British comic conventions. Our aim is...

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Best of Year – Toon Horsten

January 12, 2009 | 1 Comments

Today’s Best of the Year has a Continental flavour, coming as it does from Toon Horsten, one of the guiding lights behind the highly respected Belgian comics journal Stripgids, which he edits, as well as...

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