Archives for January, 2009

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Today the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defimation, or GLAAD, announced the nominees for their 20th Annual Media Awards. Included again this year is a ...


Yikes! I woke up this morning and was informed that the January 2009 Previews Catalogue is due... Which means that retailers have gotta place their ...


I'm going to write a full post on this, but I wanted to get this out there early: Diamond's new order minimums increase is going to ...


George Sprott By Seth Hardcover, 10 x 14 inches, 96 pages with gatefold, full color. $ 24.95 ISBN: 978-1897299-51-7 The first major new graphic novel by Seth in 3 years. Celebrated cartoonist ...


Mal and I at the Toronto Reference Library yesterday. Photo courtesy of the indomitable Eric Kim. TCAF announcement next week, it looks like. :) - Christopher


Mysterius The Unfathomable #1 Creator Signing Featuring Series Artist and Co-Creator Tom Fowler Wednesday, January 21st, from 5pm to 7pm @ The Beguiling, 601 Markham Street, Toronto FREE The Beguiling ...


If I had a small banner ad (468x60) between every post on the site that was 1000 words or more (at the end of the ...


My latest post for Tor.com has gone live, about the very good news that one of the best pieces of TV of all time, The ...


That art right there is by Derek Kirk Kim, from the new graphic short story collaboration between Derek and Gene Yang. It's called The Eternal ...


Since I've been asked about--and have been thinking about--manga since my post on the state of the industry in 2009, I wanted to follow up ...


Hey folks, Since Worrying Signs For LiveJournal are in the news right now, I just wanted to do a PSA to everyone on the LJ feed for Comics212 that I ...


"What Is The Big Picture Future Of Translated Manga? ... I'd love to see someone address the future for this kind of publishing in more ...


  Via a fun blog I`ve started following called Osaka Life comes word that the official Kanji Of The Year (according to the Japan Kanji Aptitude ...


  Have you read Pictures For Sad Children? I don't think I've ever mentioned it before... it's not even on my sidebar, actually, which is a ...


According to news coming down the wire, Kodansha seems to have refused to "refresh" any of their licenses currently held by Tokypop in Germany. The ...


Hello folks! I'm going to be upgrading my version of Wordpress pretty significantly this evening, and will be debuting an all new site design at the ...