Tag Archives: Romance Comics

Mark Siegel Visits CCS

Siegel’s wares, on display in the library Our students, faculty, and staff are looking forward to tomorrow evening when author/illustrator/editor Mark Siegel will visit the school to discuss his just-released graphic novel, Sailor Twain– a “supernatural romance” set in late … Continue reading

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Romance Comics, Two Great Blogs

I just stumbled onto these two blogs.  They are both excellent resources, with lots of scans.  Just when I think I know a thing or two about romance comics, the internet reminds me that I’m just a dabbler! Sequential Crush, … Continue reading

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Romance Comics (The Basic Formula)

Romance comics appeared on the scene during the last years of comic’s Golden Age (invented Joe Simon and Jack Kirby, no less!)  From 1948-1950 their popularity grew at an unprecedented rate.  The first six months of 1950 was the high … Continue reading

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Congrats, Matt Baker!

This year, cartoonist Matt Baker was inducted into to the Will Eisner Hall of Fame. I can’t help but feel a small bit of pride, since our students nominated Baker. For the past two years, CCS students have submitted Hall … Continue reading

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