SOLRAD Presents: The Lighthouse in The City, July 29 – August 4

In this week's collection of THE LIGHTHOUSE IN THE CITY, Karl C. Krumpholz asks a sobering question - how ugly will everything look next month?

Knowing Is Half The Battle: Peter and Maria Hoey Give Advice on the Publishing Industry

Today we are continuing our feature at SOLRAD titled "Knowing Is Half The Battle," where published cartoonists give advice on the publishing industry.

SOLRAD Presents: Danger Diver #5 – Trades

Today, our oceanic adventurer teaches us about the Swapsie Sea Horse. DANGER DIVER is brought to you by Jef Harmatz and SOLRAD Presents.

Essays & Interviews

Knowing Is Half The Battle: Peter and Maria Hoey Give Advice on the Publishing Industry

Today we are continuing our feature at SOLRAD titled "Knowing Is Half The Battle," where published cartoonists give advice on the publishing industry.

Continuing the Conversation: Ken Eppstein Discusses Results from the 2020 Comic Arts Stakeholder Survey, Part Two

Today, we publish the second part of Ken Eppstein's results and analysis from his comics arts stakeholder survey.

Knowing Is Half The Battle: Ant Sang Gives Advice on the Publishing Industry

Today we are continuing our feature at SOLRAD titled "Knowing Is Half The Battle," where published cartoonists give advice on the publishing industry.

Knowing Is Half The Battle: MariNaomi Gives Advice on the Publishing Industry

Today we are continuing our feature at SOLRAD titled "Knowing Is Half The Battle," where published cartoonists give advice on the publishing industry.

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SOLRAD Presents: The Lighthouse in The City, July 29 – August 4

In this week's collection of THE LIGHTHOUSE IN THE CITY, Karl C. Krumpholz asks a sobering question - how ugly will everything look next month?

SOLRAD Presents: Danger Diver #5 – Trades

Today, our oceanic adventurer teaches us about the Swapsie Sea Horse. DANGER DIVER is brought to you by Jef Harmatz and SOLRAD Presents.

SOLRAD Presents: Quarantine Comics #3

It's Tuesday, which means it's time to check out another set of Lauren Barnett's quarantine comics, brought to you through our imprint, SOLRAD Presents!

SOLRAD Presents: Food Adventures With Cappy and G #6

We start to get into the meat of FOOD ADVENTURES OF CAPPY AND G with this week's page. You thought this was just about cute animals eating food?

SOLRAD Presents: Near Death Flying Turtle – Pancakes

Today, our flying reptilian friend meditates on one of the best breakfast foods of all - pancakes! NDFT is brought to you by Tom Lake and SOLRAD Presents.

Reviews

A Beautiful Life Derived: Thoughts On Adrian Tomine’s THE LONELINESS OF THE LONG-DISTANCE CARTOONIST

Today, SOLRAD's publisher Alex Hoffman considers the way that Adriane Tomine hides his life in plain sight in THE LONELINESS OF THE LONG-DISTANCE CARTOONIST.

The Spirit, The Shape: Nicholas Burman Reviews THE MAN WITHOUT TALENT

Today on SOLRAD, Nicholas Burman reviews THE MAN WITHOUT TALENT by Yoshiharu Tsuge, published by New York Review Comics in January 20.

Hello Silver Screen – Tom Shapira Reviews MY LIFE TO LIVE

Comics critic Tom Shapira makes his SOLRAD debut today with a review of My Life To Live by Austin-based cartoonist Chloe.

Excerpts & Previews

Exclusive Excerpt: “Infatuation” from Weng Pixin’s SWEET TIME & OTHER STORIES

Today, we are pleased to share an excerpt from Weng Pixin's "Infatuation," published in the collection Sweet Time & Other Stories by Drawn & Quarterly in June 2020.

Exclusive Preview: ONE STORY by Gipi

Today we are pleased to share an exclusive preview of Gipi's ONE STORY, which will be published by Fantagraphics later this month.

Exclusive Excerpt: “DJ Thinker” by Jooyoung Kim, published in š! #38 IMPERFECT SHAPES

Today we have an excerpt of Jooyoung Kim's short comic appearing in the latest kuš! anthology - #38 IMPERFECT SHAPES.

Original Comics

SOLRAD Comics: Presence, by Ibrahim Ineke

Today at SOLRAD we are proud to feature an essay about horror comics, in comics form, by Ibrahim Ineke.

SOLRAD Comics: “Hellmouth” by Julia Gfrörer

Today, SOLRAD is pleased to present our first original comic, Hellmouth by Julia Gfrörer. Julia Gfrörer is a cartoonist, illustrator, and author based in New York whose transgressive horror comics have been published by Fantagraphics, and have appeared in Best American Comics, Kramer’s Ergot, Cicada Magazin, Black Eye, and Study Group Magazine. Her latest graphic...

Updates from the Publisher

This Month @ SOLRAD: August 2020

Today, SOLRAD's publisher Alex Hoffman shares some information about the magazine and its reach, and discusses our publishing plans for August 2020.

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Media

SOLRAD has partnered with Noah Van Sciver to publish a selection of his Cartoonist Chats videos! Today we feature his discussion with Mary Fleener!