Wired on Dungeon: Sfar’s ‘Gainsbourg’ movie prompts attention

September 13, 2011 by  
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You may have heard Joann Sfar’s biopic on badboy French singer Serge Gainsbourg has been released on this side of the Atlantic. The ultimately cool and provocative poet/singer famous from the sixties through the eighties was also known for some of his famous affairs, such as with Brigitte Bardot and Jane Birkin. Scott Thill has written an article for […]

Sean Michael Wilson – Axiom Interview

Here’s another interview with me being ‘oshaberi’ as normal (means ‘talking a lot’ in Japanese). This time for the excellent Japanese English language magazine AXIOM: http://www.axiommagazine.jp/2011/09/10/comic-book-writer-sean-michael-wilson/ (a scene from THE STORY OF LEE in which Lee’s relationship with Matt is discovered, in unpleasant circumstances. Her father’s narrow minded blasts up.) THE STORY OF LEE is […]

SPX: Fabulous.

September 12, 2011 by  
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Just back from SPX in the Washington DC area and it was energizing! Saturday was amazing, starting right off the bat in high gear. For a few hours, we sold steadily books upon books, selling out of many Dungeon titles quickly as well as Sky Over the Louvre and Geary’s new Sacco & Vanzetti. By […]

SPX: our schedule

September 8, 2011 by  
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For the SPX Expo this weekend, come and meet us at tables G7-8. Here’s our schedule of artists appearing at our booth: BROOKE A. ALLEN (A Home for Mr. Easter) will be at our booth throughout much of the show. TED RALL (To Afghanistan & Back) is a bit tentative at this point in that […]

Sean Michael Wilson – new interview

Here’s a recent interview with me, from my hometown of Edinburgh, and mentioning THE STORY OF LEE volume 2 as set there: http://edinburghleagueofcomics.wordpress.com/2011/08/20/from-scotland-to-japan-an-interview-with-sean-michael-wilson/ I’m getting on writing volume 2 now, thinking about various aspects including the nature of the personality and cultural conflict between Matt and Lee, what and who to show from my Edinburgh. […]

NBM premieres at SPX

August 31, 2011 by  
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Next week on the 10th and 11th is the annual Small Press Expo in Bethesda, in the Washington DC area and as every year, we’ll be there with some exciting new stuff! The biggest news is we’ll be premiering right off press our first manga, the moving and inspiring Japanese best-seller Stargazing Dog. It’s sold […]

Capt. Comics on Geary’s Sacco: “One of his best!”

August 17, 2011 by  
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The New York Journal of Books on Geary’s Sacco & Vanzetti: “Mr. Geary is the sort of historian we all wanted to have in school or college: a teacher who makes history interesting and compelling. Thankfully now, we have him in graphic novel form. He is the supreme practitioner of the craft and genre today, […]

Chicago Comic Con & Comics Cubed

August 11, 2011 by  
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Just wanted to drop in and let everyone know I’ll be set up in Artist Alley at this weekend’s Chicago Comic Con at the Donald E Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. I’ll be there on Friday and Saturday with copies of The Broadcast for sale along with some of my other writing — including […]

Publishers Weekly on Geary:” The Soul of a Historian”

August 8, 2011 by  
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Reactions to Geary’s latest Sacco & Vanzetti “Geary’s linear black and white illustrations, full of straight lines and right angles, are especially helpful in lending order to the confusing and often contradictory facts. His use of maps also helps explain the events, both of the killing and the worldwide response. Geary, a cartoonist with the […]

NBM’s Signing schedule for San Diego: Geary & Rall

July 18, 2011 by  
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Here’s our schedule of appearances at our booth this year where Rick Geary will be signing his hot off the press Sacco & Vanzetti book -including the beautifully bound very limited edition- and let’s hope he gets the Eisner!   10:30-noon 1-2:30 2:30-4 4-5:30 5:30-7             Wednesday       […]