Archives for February, 2008

I try not to do "wacky Japanese" posts, but... holy shit. Thanks for the heads-up, Peter. From Japanese retailer Mandarake's auction site. - Chris


The thing about Japan is, it's where I've always wanted to go, and having been there, part of me thinks that it's where I want ...


I got to work 3 hours early this morning, after arriving 4 hours late yesterday. My sleep schedule is a nightmare right now, and my ...


TORONTO, (Feb. 12, 2008) - Luminato, Toronto's Festival of Arts & Creativity, today unveiled its dynamic literary program for the 2008 Festival. Luminato's Curator of ...


Being a gay dude who is at least nominally interested in the bears (not the sports team) I'm pretty-much spoiled for choice when it comes ...


Happy Valentine's Day to those that care to celebrate it. For those who aren't with someone (and wouldn't mind it...) you never know: Cupid could ...


Hey! It's Kazu Kibuishi and Kean Soo! Last week's events as part of Keep Toronto Reading and at The Beguiling went quite well, with a ...


In Conversation with Michel Rabagliati Saturday, March 15th at 5pm Lillian H. Smith Library, 239 College St., Toronto (College just east of Spadina) FREE The Beguiling is happy to announce ...


Oh there's much more I could say But the words keep slipping away And I'm left with one point of view Mister Wonderful, that's you - Peggy Lee, Mister ...


http://www.popimage.com/industrial/071100gerberint.html Edit: http://www.comicsreporter.com/index.php/steve_gerber_1947_2008/ - Chris


Tokyo Is My Garden By Benoit Peeters and Frederik Boilet, with Jiro Taniguchi $18.99, 152 pages Published by Fanfare/Ponent Mon http://www.ponentmon.com/new_pages/english/princ.html Brigid at Mangablog called me out regarding my appreciation ...


Nakano Broadway Mall is pretty darned cool. Located at Nakano JR Station just a few stops from Shinjuku, Nakano is your typical Japanese mall, except ...


In a confluence of fortuitous circumstances, Mal is doing the cover to the March issue of Shojo Beat, which is dropping in (I think) a ...


Kazu Kibuishi & Kean Soo Signing Wednesday, February 6th, 5pm-7pm The Beguiling, 601 Markham Street Toronto, Ontario, Canada 416-533-9168 - http://www.beguiling.com FREE Just in case you can't make it ...