Velkommen til Nummer9!

I dag blændes der op for et nyt dansk webmagasin om tegneserier, nummer9 — et bud på en bred men også kritisk dansk kilde til nyheder, kritik og journalistik fra tegneseriens verden. Initiativtagere en en bred vifte af folk fra det danske tegneseriemiljø, inklusive undertegnede. Chefredaktør er Erik Barkman. Han skriver følgende i sin velkomst:…

Komiks.dk!

Friday this week finally sees the kickoff of what promises to be the best comics festival ever in Denmark. For the fourth time round, the Copenhagen comics biennial, Komiks.dk, offers a programme that seeks to span the breadth of the comics medium and features a fantastic lineup of international guests. In step with their mounting…

Debuting DWYCK

Today I’ve posted my inaugural column–dubbed DWYCK in memory of Guru–over at Hooded Utilitarian, one of the liveliest and highest-falutin’ spots in the comics blogosphere. I’m honoured to be part of the team there, and excited about now being able to express my disagreements with everyone there from the inside, instead of just their bustling…

The Voice

“It’s mostly the voice, that gets you up/ And mostly the voice, that makes you buck/ Some got flavor, and some got skills/ But if your voice ain’t dope, then you gots to CHILL” —“Mostly tha Voice” (1994) The recent passing of Keith Elam, a.k.a. The Guru (1961-2010 RIP), reminds us of an era in…