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Cerebus is possibly the most daunting work in the whole history of art. This is not an exaggeration. In every other field of art, other than comics, an artist works on different projects over the course of her career. James … Continue reading

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Ten Great Moments In Cerebus

Partly because it’s taken me *much* longer to get the next Cerebus piece up than I’d hoped (either tonight or tomorrow, even if I have to spend the entire time glued to the keyboard), and partly because at least one … Continue reading

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Cerebus Reviewed 1: Cerebus

Cerebus – the full three hundred issue story – is, if not the greatest art-work of the twentieth century, at least a strong contender for that role. That may sound like hyperbole, but it’s not intended to be. And it’s … Continue reading

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Cerebus Reviewed Part Zero: The Obligatory Pseudo-Psychoanalysis

I am planning, over the next few weeks, to review the whole of Cerebus on here, roughly one post per ‘phonebook’ (some of the more interesting ones may take two posts, and I may do supplementary posts on subjects like … Continue reading

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Linkblogging For 13/11/09

Pillock has finally finished his look at Star Wars and his own personal ‘canon’. Essential reading for anyone who liked my Hyperpost series. Dave Sim has switched to doing his comics POD – apparently Cerebus Archive was dropped by Diamond. … Continue reading

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Melmoth (hyperpost 2)

A revised and improved version of this essay is in my book Sci-Ence! Justice Leak! – hardback, paperback, PDF Kindle (US), Kindle (UK), all other ebook formats Biography lends to death a new terror – Oscar Wilde Melmoth, the sixth … Continue reading

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A quick Cerebus link

I’ll be continuing my Cerebus posts sometime soon (tonight or tomorrow) but before I do, I thought everyone should go and read/re-read Andrew Rilstone’s look at the last issue ,which says a lot of things I want to say myself. … Continue reading

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