Deconstructing Comics #543: Jeff Smith

Jeff Smith wanted to do a newspaper comic strip, but he couldn’t sell his idea, so he ended up self-publishing it. Bone eventually caught on, and now it has a color edition from GRAPHIX and it might become a movie! Jeff Smith joins Tim in this episode to talk about how he got started with […]








More To Come 60: Jeff Smith Interview Special

In a More To Come interview special, Heidi talks with acclaimed indie comics creator Jeff Smith about his Eisner-winning fantasy epic Bone, his adult sci-fi tale RASL, the advantages and difficulties of being your own publisher, his new Paleolithic webcomic Tuki Save The Humans and much, much more on this episode of Publishers Weekly’s graphic novel podcast.








Deconstructing Comics #363: The Science of “RASL”… sort of

After Jeff Smith finished his fantastic all-ages series Bone, he went a completely different direction with his next series: a noir/sci-fi hybrid called RASL. It’s a great story on a human level, but it also gets into quantum physics, the lost journals of Nikola Tesla, and and some real-life pseudo-science conspiracy theories like the Tunguska […]








Backroom Comics Podcast Episode 81 – How We Read Comics

The Backroom Comics crew analyze everything related to reading comics: how they read them, what they have been reading, and discuss the review process. Questions? Comments? Stop by the Backroom Comics Podcast website. This episode is available on iTunes and Zune. Additionally, we have a RSS feed and it is available on Miro.








W.I.P. # 67 – Pop! 77

on this episode: -picks of the week -the losers movie review -free comic day preview -pop! 77 -one to watch -scot’s corner “chew and rasl” http://wrappedinplastic.podomatic.com/ http://wrappedinplastic.podomatic.com/enclosure/2010-04-29T10_12_15-07_00.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 38:29 — 26.5MB)Subscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS








Teenage Wasteland Episode 59 – Best of 2009

It’s a marathon episode this week as myself and co-host Joe Aulisio rundown all that was great in comic books throughout the year of 2009. Plenty is discussed as we close out the exciting year and welcome 2010. best comics Amazing Spider-Man Asterios Polyp Batman And Robin Beast Chew Criminal: The Sinners Daredevil Detective Comics […]