SOLRAD Presents: Kricket the Cat #58

Kricket is invited into the Mad Dungeon Lord's castle, and things get a little weird, in this comic brought to you by Reilly Hadden and SOLRAD Presents!

Let Your Stories Get Messy — Aria Villafranca Reviews The Girl from the Sea by Molly Ostertag

Aria Villafranca makes her debut at SOLRAD with a review of Molly Ostertag's THE GIRL FROM THE SEA, published by Scholastic Graphix in 2021.

SOLRAD Presents: Meeting Comics #14-6

The thing between Val and Tori finally happens, and Hi-Ho the clown is back at the hospital in this week's set of MEETING COMICS from Andrew Neal!

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Essays & Interviews

Lagos Comic Con: Showcasing Nigeria’s Comic Scene to the World

Cisi Eze introduces SOLRAD readers to Lagos Comic Con and the Nigerian comics scene with this show feature and interview with Ayodele Elegba.

One Must Imagine Jon Arbuckle Happy – Jim Davis’ ‘Garfield,’ the Pain of a Godless World, and the Discovery of Fulfillment Amidst Spiritual Desolation

Hagai Palevsky gives us an extremely deep reading of the April 29th, 1987 Garfield strip by Jim Davis, and gives a spiritual look at the world of Garf.

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

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SOLRAD Presents: Kricket the Cat #58

Kricket is invited into the Mad Dungeon Lord's castle, and things get a little weird, in this comic brought to you by Reilly Hadden and SOLRAD Presents!

SOLRAD Presents: Meeting Comics #14-6

The thing between Val and Tori finally happens, and Hi-Ho the clown is back at the hospital in this week's set of MEETING COMICS from Andrew Neal!

SOLRAD Presents: 55 Comics – Magic Nation #14

Ellen O'Grady continues to let readers into her Magic Nation in this week's 55 COMICS, brought to you by SOLRAD Presents.

SOLRAD Presents: Danger Diver #59 – Pains

Your ol' pal the DANGER DIVER has a lot of stuff you should watch out for in the great deep depths, this week from Jef Harmatz & SOLRAD Presents!

Reviews

Let Your Stories Get Messy — Aria Villafranca Reviews The Girl from the Sea by Molly Ostertag

Aria Villafranca makes her debut at SOLRAD with a review of Molly Ostertag's THE GIRL FROM THE SEA, published by Scholastic Graphix in 2021.

A Double A-Side Split: Ed Howard Reviews The Floating Bridge #1 by Rob Churm & Malcy Duff

Ed Howard is back at SOLRAD with a review of THE FLOATING BRIDGE #1, self published by Scottish cartoonists Rob Churm and Malcy Duff.

A Harrowing and Inspiring Life – Charles Hatfield Reviews Harriet Tubman: Toward Freedom by Whit Taylor and Kazimir Lee

Charles Hatfield is back with a review of Harriet Tubman: Toward Freedom by Whit Taylor and Kazimir Lee, published by Little Brown Books for Young Readers.

An Entertaining Comic: Ben Towle’s Four-Fisted Tales

Today, Rob Clough has a review of Ben Towle's FOUR-FISTED TALES, published by the Dead Reckoning imprint at the Naval Institute Press in 2021.

Excerpts & Previews

Exclusive Excerpt: THINK I’VE STILL GOT IT by Wang XX, from Paradise Systems

Today, we've got a sneak preview of Paradise Systems' latest book, THINK I'VE STILL GOT IT, currently on Kickstarter!

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!

Original Comics

Wondering Wanderings, Wandering Cities: CRANES

Today we are very pleased to bring you the first of a monthly series by Tânia A. Cardoso, featuring her work on investigating embodied urban spaces.

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.

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 hosted by SOLRAD. We're back this month with a special SPX edition of the show, and this month we’re talking about Francis Bacon with its author E. A. Bethea.