Category Archives: Comics History

Looking into sequential art history from all sorts of angles.

SAW grab bag of links

Posted by November 1st, 2013 Comments Off on SAW grab bag of links

Recent videos that got our attention: First, the last 10 minutes of History Class at SAW with John Ronan this week, as he gives the students a brief look at the Undergrounds, in anticipation of […]


History of Comics Online Class

Posted by July 22nd, 2013 15 Comments »

Starting Aug 27, we’re offering an online class: Comics History 1 with John Ronan 14 weeks, covering 1750s to the birth of the comic strips SAW History of Comics with John Ronan This course will […]


Golden Age week at SAW

Posted by February 1st, 2013 18 Comments »

They’re covering the Golden Age stuff at SAW this week, so thought we’d share these links. From instructor John Ronan: Everything on this guys site is awesome, but here are some milestone comics we have […]


Shojo of Loss

Posted by November 27th, 2011 Comments Off on Shojo of Loss

I have been asking friends and colleagues for stories and images of loss. Here’s a note I received from a favorite student in NYC. Dear Tom, The story from A Drunken Dream is called Hanshin, […]