Maria Carvalho Interviews Gabriela Gullich About Graphic Journalism in Brazil

Today on SOLRAD, Maria Carvalho interviews Brazilian cartoonist Gabriela Gullich about her work in graphic journalism.

FLAWED AND FURRY: Anthropomorphism, Allegory, and Oppression

Today on SOLRAD, Angela M. Sanchez looks at animal allegories to discuss systems of oppression in Blacksad: Arctic Nation, Maus, and, especially, Paru Itagaki’s Beastars manga,

SOLRAD Presents: 55 Comics – Flowers

What can we control in a world of perpetual catastrophe? Ellen O'Grady explores those feelings in this week's page from 55 COMICS.

Essays & Interviews

Maria Carvalho Interviews Gabriela Gullich About Graphic Journalism in Brazil

Today on SOLRAD, Maria Carvalho interviews Brazilian cartoonist Gabriela Gullich about her work in graphic journalism.

The Science of Chronicling the Mundane: An Interview with Iris Jong

Today on SOLRAD, Ingrid Cruz chats with cartoonist Iris Jong about process, day jobs, and the importance of the mundane.

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

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

Publishing During A Pandemic: Daniel Elkin interviews the GOOD COMICS folks

Today, SOLRAD's Editor, Daniel Elkin, talks to the fine people at GOOD COMICS about Publishing During A Pandemic, diversity in comics, and their newly launched Kickstarter.

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SOLRAD Presents: 55 Comics – Flowers

What can we control in a world of perpetual catastrophe? Ellen O'Grady explores those feelings in this week's page from 55 COMICS.

SOLRAD Presents: Kricket the Cat #20

Today Old Man Catfish learns of Kricket's "slug problem." KRICKET THE CAT is brought to you by Reilly Hadden and SOLRAD Presents.

SOLRAD Presents: Love Me Like an Autograph #6

In this week's set of pages from LOVE ME LIKE AN AUTOGRAPH, Oliver takes a dare that pays off in a big way.

SOLRAD Presents: The Lighthouse in The City – September 30 – October 6

We have another week's worth of Karl C. Krumpholz's THE LIGHTHOUSE IN THE CITY, brought to you by SOLRAD Presents! It was Karl's Birthday!

SOLRAD Presents: Danger Diver #13 – Selfies

Many strange creatures live on the ocean floor, including a whole class of animals called selfie-lopods. The Danger Diver explains!

Reviews

The Cast Get Eaten By The Play: Ryan Carey Reviews AQUATLANTIC By Giorgio Carpinteri

We finish the week at SOLRAD with Ryan Carey's review of Giorgio Carpinteri’s latest, AQUATLANTIC, published by Fantagraphics

A Warning That Foreshadows The Coming Storm: Keith Silva reviews MAIDS by Katie Skelly

Today on SOLRAD, Keith Silva is back with a review of Katie Skelly's latest, MAIDS, published by Fantagraphics.

Days of Future Present – Tom Shapira reviews EX.MAG #01 from Peow Studio

Today on SOLRAD, Tom Shapira reviews EX.MAG #1 from Peow Studio and examines if it truly works as a themed anthology.

Chasing The Sublime: Rob Clough Reviews Leslie Stein’s I KNOW YOU RIDER

We're pleased to have Rob Clough back at SOLRAD with his latest full length review, this time of I KNOW YOU RIDER by Leslie Stein.

Excerpts & Previews

Exclusive Preview: THE IMPENDING BLINDNESS OF BILLIE SCOTT by Zoe Thorogood

Today we are pleased to bring you an exclusive preview of Zoe Thorogood's debut novel-length comic THE IMPENDING BLINDNESS OF BILLIE SCOTT.

Exclusive Preview: When I Came Out by Anne Mette Kærulf Lorentzen from SelfMadeHero

Today we are excited to share an exclusive preview of one of SelfMadeHero's new books titled When I Came Out, by Anne Mette Kærulf Lorentzen.

Exclusive Excerpt: PIMO & REX – THE INTERDIMENSIONAL WEDDING by Thomas Wellmann

Today we are pleased to share an 11-page excerpt from Thomas Wellmann's latest comic, PIMO & REX: THE INTERDIMENSIONAL WEDDING, from Rotopol.

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: September 2020

Today, Alex Hoffman comments on racism in comics academia, laments a lost SPX, and details SOLRAD's September publishing plan.

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Media

Today we're pleased to share another one of Noah Van Sciver's Cartoonist Chats, this time with alternative cartoonist Casanova Frankenstein.