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Portraits of a Lady

I  did more than my average amount of writing in last week’s post. This week, I’ve decided to be lazy and rely on eye candy. I will simply say that I don’t think anyone has portrayed Wonder Woman with as much dignity and respect as Alex Ross. 115 more words


Retro Watch--1970s Wonder Woman and Bionic Woman fend off fembots in crossover series

After two meet-up issues, Wonder Woman and The Bionic Woman are back in their 1970s TV action mode in the DC Comics/Dynamite Entertainment crossover series… 135 more words

Comics & Books

Snow Day Miscellany

I have finished my Oboe Quintet for La Fenice (premiere June 9 at the Chesapeake Chamber Music Festival), so I have a moment to post about a few things on this snowy, icy day in Philadelphia. 314 more words

Preview: Amazing Spider-Man #25

Amazing Spider-Man #25

(W) Dan Slott, Various (A) Various (CA) Alex Ross
Rated T
In Shops: Mar 15, 2017
SRP: $9.99


STUART IMMONEN (STAR WARS, AVENGERS) takes the artist reins of AMAZING SPIDER-MAN and joins Dan Slott for a 40-page main story! 66 more words


Preview: Astro City #42

Astro City #42

(W) Kurt Busiek (A) Matthew Clark, Sean Parsons (CA) Alex Ross
In Shops: Mar 08, 2017
SRP: $3.99

At long last, it’s the origin of the Gentleman! 79 more words


Here and there

A few interesting, art-related things I’ve seen in the past few weeks:

  • The Christian moral imagination of Cormac McCarthy.
  • Alex Ross writes, in one of his increasingly rare non-politically-inflected columns, …
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