Archive for the ‘comics’ Category

Franz Kafka’s tale of a salesman that wakes up to find he has been transformed into an insect is a favourite of mine. Scenes from the book lend themselves to illustration, and two illustrators that are capable of rendering images with suitable pathos have interpreted it within within the past few years Peter Kuper’s adaption […]

The New York Times has a selection of Al Jaffee’s fold-ins from MAD magazine right from the early days. You can click and drag with the mouse to fold them yourself. I liked Don Martin’s cartoons the best. He had the best line in crazy words. From an obituary… The cartoons had a vocabulary all […]