Posts Tagged: Lynda Barry

Call and Response: A Conversation with Hannah Tinti


Hannah Tinti discusses how The Twelve Lives of Samuel Hawley came into being, the formation of its characters, and how twelve scars and the celestial heavens help give this book structure and heft. ...more

Notable San Francisco: 10/4–10/10


Literary events and readings in and around the Bay Area this week! ...more

VISIBLE: Women Writers of Color: Yona Harvey


Yona Harvey talks about her path to becoming a poet, Winnie Mandela as an artistic inspiration, and what it means to write more publicly. ...more

Contentious Comic BFFs


You may have missed Matt Groening and Lynda Barry in Sydney this past weekend, but never fear: over at the Guardian, you can still read about their lifelong friendship, which persists despite diverging paths. Groening is best known for The Simpsons, Barry for Ernie Pook’s Comeek; it all began at Evergreen College, where Matt Groening edited the school newspaper.


Spotlight: A Poetry Comics Discussion


Amy Fusselman gathers four writer-artists working in the poetry comics genre to discuss the emerging form. ...more