Author: Isabelle Licari-Guillaume

Interview: Frank Quitely and the Vertigo years

This is an edited transcript of the interview given by Frank Quitely at the 25 Years of Vertigo conference in Dijon, France, on 9 November 2018. Any mistakes are my own. Many thanks to Frank Quitely for being with us on that occasion, and living up to his reputation as…

2018-07-09 17:43:43

Lucifer and the legacy of Gaiman’s Sandman This text was originally presented at the International Graphic Novel and Comics Conference in Bournemouth last June. In keeping with the conference’s interest in memory and nostalgia, this paper analyses the long-lasting influence that Neil Gaiman’s Sandman had on the Vertigo imprint. Over…

A Theory of Narrative Drawing

Simon Grennan, A Theory of Narrative Drawing, New York, Palgrave, collection “Palgrave Studies in Comics and Graphic Novels”, 2017, 277 pages.  ISBN 978-1-137-51844-6. Note critique de Brigitte Friant-Kessler Commençons par la fin. Arrêt sur image : La leçon d’anatomie du docteur Tulp de Rembrandt, peint en 1632. Rassemblés autour de celui qui officie,…