SOLRAD Presents: The Lighthouse in The City: May 19-25

We're continuing to catch up with Karl C. Krumpholz's THE LIGHTHOUSE IN THE CITY, brought to you by SOLRAD Presents!

SOLRAD Presents: Meeting Comics 12 – 4

The gang heads off to the movie premier in this week's comics from Andrew Neal's MEETING COMICS - enjoy!

Giving Denver The Royal Treatment: Ryan Carey Reviews QUEEN CITY By Karl C. Krumpholz

SOLRAD's lead critic finishes off the week with a review of Karl C. Krumpholz's QUEEN CITY, published by Tinto Press.

SOLRAD Presents: Kricket the Cat #40

In the latest page of Reilly Hadden's KRICKET THE CAT, he adapts the classic Edward Lear poem. Enjoy!

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Essays & Interviews

Horror, Trauma, And Grief: The Minis Of Corinne Halbert

SOLRAD ends its spring break with a new essay from Rob Clough on the mini comics of Corinne Halbert. Enjoy!

Navigating Space Comics: An Introduction

Kim Jooha returns to SOLRAD to make the case for a categorization of comics called Navigating Space Comics, and provides an audit of recent work to make her case.

Pay It Forward Publishing? Rob Clough Interviews Luke Kruger-Howard

We're happy to have critic Rob Clough back at SOLRAD for an interview with Luke Kruger-Howard about his new publishing concern, Goes Books.

Publishing During A Pandemic: Daniel Elkin interviews Zach Clemente from BULGIHAN PRESS

Today, SOLRAD's Editor, Daniel Elkin, talks to Zach Clemente from BULGIHAN PRESS about Publishing During A Pandemic, diversity in comics, and what the future of small press comics publishing may look like.

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SOLRAD Presents

curated comics serialized weekly

SOLRAD Presents: The Lighthouse in The City: May 19-25

We're continuing to catch up with Karl C. Krumpholz's THE LIGHTHOUSE IN THE CITY, brought to you by SOLRAD Presents!

SOLRAD Presents: Meeting Comics 12 – 4

The gang heads off to the movie premier in this week's comics from Andrew Neal's MEETING COMICS - enjoy!

SOLRAD Presents: Kricket the Cat #40

In the latest page of Reilly Hadden's KRICKET THE CAT, he adapts the classic Edward Lear poem. Enjoy!

SOLRAD Presents: Star Valley – 2008 Finale

We wrap up this story from STAR VALLEY with some plans... and a confused Oliver. Enjoy the final 3 pages of Audra Stang's comic from SOLRAD Presents!

Reviews

Giving Denver The Royal Treatment: Ryan Carey Reviews QUEEN CITY By Karl C. Krumpholz

SOLRAD's lead critic finishes off the week with a review of Karl C. Krumpholz's QUEEN CITY, published by Tinto Press.

“I’m very inspired by the bland ambiance of generic surrealism”: Leomi Sadler’s Tummy Bugs

Columbus-based writer and publisher Jordan Spencer makes his SOLRAD debut with a review of Leomi Sadler's new book TUMMY BUGS.

Critical Conversations: Keith Silva and Daniel Elkin Discuss Slum Clearance Symphony by Brendan Leach

Keith Silva and Daniel Elkin sit down for a critical conversation about Brendan Leach's SLUM CLEARANCE SYMPHONY, from Czap Books and Grindstone Comics.

Pain And Hurt Are So Last Year: Ryan Carey Reviews Heart Shaped Tears By Abby Jame

Ryan Carey wraps up the week at SOLRAD with a review of Abby Jame's HEART SHAPED TEARS, published by Silver Sprocket in 2021.

Excerpts & Previews

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.

Exclusive Preview: Onion Skin by Edgar Camacho from Top Shelf

Today we have an exclusive preview of Onion Skin, the English-language debut of Edgar Camacho from Top Shelf Productions.

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.

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: June 2021

After a two-week break, SOLRAD's publisher Alex Hoffman shares his perspective on the world at large and details SOLRAD's plans for June.

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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.