SOLRAD Presents: Kricket the Cat #54

In this week's KRICKET THE CAT from Reilly Hadden, the source of the mysterious beeping is... discovered?

No Room For Hope: Ruby May Valentine Reviews NO LONGER HUMAN by Junji Ito

We welcome cartoonist Ruby May Valentine as a SOLRAD contributor with a review of Junji Ito's adaptation of NO LONGER HUMAN by Osamu Dazai.

SOLRAD Presents: Meeting Comics #14 – 2

You've heard about coronavirus, now learn about coronaviolence in this week's MEETING COMICS from Andrew Neal!

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Essays & Interviews

Navigating The World: The Sophia Glock Interview

Rob Clough makes his triumphant return to SOLRAD with your must-read interview of the week - Sophia Glock, on life, her work, and motherhood.

Managing Your Cash As A Creative: Daniel Elkin Interviews Ean Price Murphy of MOXIE BOOKKEEPING

Hey cartoonists, publishers, convention organizers, distros, and anyone else concerned about cash flow, SOLRAD is debuting a new feature called Managing Your Cash As A Creative. Today, SOLRAD Editor-in-Chief talks to Ean Price Murphy of MOXIE BOOKKEEPING

“No Holds Barred” – Josh Hicks Talks Queen of the Ring and Making Comics With Katie Skelly

Josh Hicks, fan of wrestling, comics, and making comics about wrestling, talks with Katie Skelly about her work as a cartoonist and now as an editor of Jaime Hernandez's latest collection Queen of the Ring: Wrestling Drawings by Jaime Hernandez.

“I’ve Thought Of It As The Project That Was Waiting For Me”: Ryan Carey Talks With Glenn Head About CHARTWELL MANOR

SOLRAD's lead critic sits down with cartoonist Glenn Head to talk about his comics memoir CHARTWELL MANOR, published this year by Fantagraphics.

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SOLRAD Presents

curated comics serialized weekly

SOLRAD Presents: Kricket the Cat #54

In this week's KRICKET THE CAT from Reilly Hadden, the source of the mysterious beeping is... discovered?

SOLRAD Presents: Meeting Comics #14 – 2

You've heard about coronavirus, now learn about coronaviolence in this week's MEETING COMICS from Andrew Neal!

SOLRAD Presents: 55 COMICS – Magic Nation #10

Ellen O'Grady has another page of MAGIC NATION for us today, brought to you by SOLRAD Presents.

SOLRAD Presents: Danger Diver #55 – Multitudes

Your pal the DANGER DIVER is happy to tell you all about the multitudes of things in the deep dark ocean, brought to you by Jef Harmatz & SOLRAD Presents!

Reviews

No Room For Hope: Ruby May Valentine Reviews NO LONGER HUMAN by Junji Ito

We welcome cartoonist Ruby May Valentine as a SOLRAD contributor with a review of Junji Ito's adaptation of NO LONGER HUMAN by Osamu Dazai.

The Lifetime Network Comes To Comics: Ryan Carey reviews BLOSSOMS IN AUTUMN by Zidrou and Aimee de Jongh

To finish out the week, Ryan Carey takes a hard look at BLOSSOMS IN AUTUMN by Zidrou and Aimee de Jongh, published by SelfMadeHero in 2019.

Don’t Get Trapped By Normalcy – Ed Howard Reviews MAGICIAN A by Natsuko Ishitsuyo

Ed Howard returns with another manga review for SOLRAD, this time Natsuko Ishitsuyo's MAGICIAN A, translated by Jocelyne Allen and published by BDP.

Love is a Battlefield: Alex Hoffman Reviews THE BUTCHERY by Bastien Vivès

For your Monday morning reading, SOLRAD's publisher Alex Hoffman has a review of Bastien Vivès's THE BUTCHERY, published by Fantagraphics.

Excerpts & Previews

Exclusive Excerpt: To Be A Brave Scout by Julia Kluge, from Rotopol

Today, we have an exclusive excerpt of Julia Kluge's TO BE A BRAVE SCOUT, published this summer by Rotopol in Germany. Enjoy!

Exclusive Excerpt: Rebecca & Lucie In the Case of the Missing Neighbor by Pascal Girard, Published by Drawn & Quarterly

Today we have a real treat for you - an excerpt of Pascal Girard's latest book from Drawn & Quarterly, Rebecca & Lucie In the Case of the Missing Neighbor!

Exclusive Preview: The Delicacy by James Albon, Published by Top Shelf

Today we have an exclusive preview of The Delicacy, the third graphic novel by James Albon from Top Shelf Productions.

Original Comics

SOLRAD Comics: Gabriela Güllich Interviews Hulyen

Gabriela Güllich brings us another comic as interview, this time with Filipino comics artist Hulyen, brought to you by SOLRAD 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!

Updates from the Publisher

This Month @ SOLRAD: September 2021

SOLRAD's publisher Alex Hoffman gives a short update about SOLRAD, the CLUTTER Kickstarter, and talks SPX, Ignatz, and COVID-19 vaccines.

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Media

Enemies of the State is a book club podcast featuring a rotating cast of comics critics. This episode, the SOLRAD crew talks RIPPLES by Hagiwara Rei.