Philosophical Qualifications

May 18, 2012 by  
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I don’t have a degree in Philosophy, and frankly, I don’t think you need one to be a “lover of wisdom” – which is the exact translation of the word “philosopher”. I do have a degree in Theology from the University of Amsterdam. It was something of a genetic necessity: both my parents were ministers […]

How did my Philosophy Comic come about?

May 14, 2012 by  
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It all started way back in 2007… I had the good fortune to be making occasional comics for newspaper NRC.Next, with a special assignment: I visited theater shows and made reviews in comic form. I loved the format, and wanted to extend it to other areas. In April 2007 a philosopher from the North of […]

Welcome Stan Mack and Margreet de Heer

Quick post to welcome two new artists to our blog: Stan Mack, formerly of the Village Voice, who’ll be talking about his upcoming:             of which you can see more right here… This is being solicited at comics stores now…           and Margreet whose charming, concise and […]