SOLRAD Presents: Pelican Bastards #31

In this episode, the bad birds commit some outrageous acts of...kindness?!? Have the PELICAN BASTARDS turned a new leaf?

Unrepentant: Or, How To Read Heathcliff

We're kicking off Heathcliff week with an essay/feature/interview with SOLRAD contributor and cartoonist Andrew Neal - enjoy!

SOLRAD Presents: Near Death Flying Turtle – Breakfast

Even when faced with the unseeing and unknowing void, there's always... breakfast. Enjoy another NEAR DEATH FLYING TURTLE from Tom Lake!

SOLRAD Presents: Meeting Comics #11 – 5

In this set of MEETING COMICS #11 from Andrew Neal, everybody's shadow gets loose. What's the worst that can happen, honestly?

Essays & Interviews

Unrepentant: Or, How To Read Heathcliff

We're kicking off Heathcliff week with an essay/feature/interview with SOLRAD contributor and cartoonist Andrew Neal - enjoy!

Knowing Is Half The Battle: L. Nichols Gives Advice on the Publishing Industry

Continuing our feature at SOLRAD titled "Knowing Is Half The Battle," where published cartoonists give advice on the publishing industry, today we talk with L. NICHOLS.

Making Space – Sean Knickerbocker Talks With Daniel Elkin about Rust Belt Review

SOLRAD's Editor-in-Chief Daniel Elkin sits down with Sean Knickerbocker to discuss his latest project, RUST BELT REVIEW, a quarterly comics anthology.

“I Have Great Hope For Humanity” – Kristina Stipetic Interviews Olga Makarova

Kristina Stipetic returns to SOLRAD for an interview with Russian cartoonist Olga Makarova about her comic GIFTS OF WANDERING ICE.

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SOLRAD Presents: Pelican Bastards #31

In this episode, the bad birds commit some outrageous acts of...kindness?!? Have the PELICAN BASTARDS turned a new leaf?

SOLRAD Presents: Near Death Flying Turtle – Breakfast

Even when faced with the unseeing and unknowing void, there's always... breakfast. Enjoy another NEAR DEATH FLYING TURTLE from Tom Lake!

SOLRAD Presents: Meeting Comics #11 – 5

In this set of MEETING COMICS #11 from Andrew Neal, everybody's shadow gets loose. What's the worst that can happen, honestly?

SOLRAD Presents: Kricket the Cat #33

Kricket finds a box of his dad's old things - and tries out some new looks! Check out the latest page of Kricket the Cat from Reilly Hadden!

Reviews

We’re All In This Together — And Separately: Ryan Carey Reviews (COVER NOT FINAL) By Max Huffman

Our lead critic Ryan Carey takes a crack at Max Huffman's new collection titled (COVER NOT FINAL), published by AdHouse Books.

Neon Punk Visual Manifesto: Ryan Carey Reviews MIFFED RUFFIANZ By Rodger Binyone

Today SOLRAD's lead critic Ryan Carey examines the metaphorical mind of Rodger Binyone with a review of MIFFED RUFFIANZ, published by Silver Sprocket in 2020.

Collateral Damage: Rob Kirby Reviews I Never Promised You a Rose Garden by Mannie Murphy

Rob Kirby reviews I NEVER PROMISED YOU A ROSE GARDEN by Mannie Murphy, exposing the ugliness of Portland Oregon, and channeling its ghosts.

What If the Ballerina Had a Gun? — Sara L. Jewell Reviews She Would Feel the Same by Emma Hunsinger

Today we welcome Sara L. Jewell back to SOLRAD with a review of Emma Hunsinger's SHE WOULD FEEL THE SAME from UK-based publisher ShortBox.

Excerpts & Previews

Exclusive Preview: Yum Po Yo #1

Today we are pleased to show off the latest project from our very own Tom Lake, YUM PO YO #1, a one-person anthology featuring all of Tom's comics.

Exclusive Preview: Children of Mu-Town by Masumura Jūshichi from Glacier Bay Books

Today we have an exclusive preview of Masumura Jūshichi's CHILDREN OF MU-TOWN, which is available for preorder from Glacier Bay Books.

Exclusive Preview: HAWAY MAN, KLAUS! by Richard Short, published by Breakdown Press

Today, we have a special preview of Richard Short's latest collection from Breakdown Press, HAWAY MAN, KLAUS! which will be published next week.

Original Comics

SOLRAD Comics: Stages of Grief by November Garcia

SOLRAD Comics is pleased to bring you a new comic from the fantastic November Garcia. Rest in peace, Rocko.

SOLRAD Comics: Gabriela Güllich Interviews the Team Behind Gringo Love

Today, we're pleased to present an interview between Gabriela Güllich and the team behind the comic Gringo Love - in comics form!

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.

Updates from the Publisher

This Month @ SOLRAD: January 2021

Happy New Year! SOLRAD's publisher Alex Hoffman sits down to talk about the success of the magazine over its first year, and our Jan 2021 publishing plan.

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Media

Enemies of the State is a monthly book club podcast. After a hiatus, this month we’re talking about Nagata Kabi’s MY SOLO EXCHANGE DIARY.