Archives for June, 2010

The 2010 Toronto Comic Arts Festival Wrap-Up Hi Friends! My name is Christopher Butcher, and I’m the co-founder and festival director of the Toronto Comic Arts Festival (TCAF)! ...


Timeline: May 24th: Zan Christiensen posts a great article about possible censorship concerns against gay-centric graphic novels at Apple's App Store, for the iPad and iPhone. http://prismcomics.org/display.php?id=1858 June ...


[caption id="attachment_5637" align="alignright" width="250" caption="Too racy for Apple? Apparently so... The Importance of Being Ernest, by Tom Bouden."][/caption] While I was on my little hiatus, one ...


[caption id="attachment_5632" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="Matthew Seiden manning The Buenaventura Press table at TCAF 2009. Photo by Deb Aoki, manga.about.com. "][/caption] Sad news today, as Alvin Buenaventura ...


An international coalition of Japanese and American-based manga publishers have joined together to combat what they call the “rampant and growing problem” of scanlations, the ...


The lovely Tom Spurgeon asked me for an interview, following the enormous success of TCAF 2010, and I decided "what the heck," and went along ...


I am sadly, desperately, mournfully behind when it comes to reading my Google Feed Reader (everyone should have one!), and so now I'm scraping May ...


Okay, I'm officially not liveblogging the previews this month,  haven't got nearly enough time. But. BUT. I reserve the right to bitch about stupid things: First ...