CCL Podcast #311 – Interview with Blake Bell; Steve Ditko and Bill Everett Archives

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Collected Comics Library Podcast #311 27 Mb; 58m 37s I’ve been meaning to have Blake Bell on the podcast ever since I did my Steve Ditko retrospective in February, 2010. You can consider this, Part 5, if you would like, but we also talk about another icon –…

Fantagraphics To Publish The Complete Carl Barks

The comic book community is all abuzz today with the official announcement, via Robot 6 and Comic Book Resources, that Fantagraphics will publish a massize 30-Volume set of The Complete Carl Barks featuring Donald Duck. The set will have the following: Two hardcover volumes per year (or roughly six months apart from each volume printed). $25.00 and…

When Trades Collide: Fantagraphics and IDW

It’s nothing big but it caught my eye nonetheless. Both Fantagraphics and IDW are publishing retrospectives on the work of Alex Toth. November 2010 (moved from October 2010) IDW Publishing - Genius, Isolated: The Life And Art Of Alex Toth by Dean Mullaney and Bruce Canwell, $49.99 January 2011 (moved from October 2010) Fantagraphics - Setting the…