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Interview: Rob Jackson

Having amassed a fine stack of Rob Jackson’s comics, it seemed like high time to find out who he is. Fortunately, the Bolton-based scribbler was on hand to humour us.  … Continue reading

February 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

That’s Logic

For all the excitement an airmail sticker can bring, sometimes it’s nice to get a submission from just down the road. That’s Logic is one such example, the project of … Continue reading

February 20, 2012 · Leave a comment

Every Reason

The latest issue of Every Reason features a pleasing array of writers, poets, illustrators and photographers, not that we would expect any less from this bi-monthly literary zine sped to … Continue reading

February 15, 2012 · Leave a comment


If you’ve got a soft spot for shoals, flocks or herds then Crowds could be the zine for you. No fuss, no messing about — just lots of large groups … Continue reading

February 8, 2012 · Leave a comment


It’s not every day you find the words “didactic” and “cartoon” lumped together, but I’m going to lump them together for you all the same. Balancing out critical theory with … Continue reading

January 30, 2012 · Leave a comment


This fictional journey through the Canning quarter of Liverpool was sent to us by Kenn. Alongside wistful, finely-tuned drawings by Natalie Hughes, Canning presents a selection of Kenn’s poetry and prose from … Continue reading

January 16, 2012 · Leave a comment

That Is Your Trip, This Is Mine

Sheffield-based illustrator Missy Tassles sent us the colourful volume on the right, a collection of pieces from her comic That Is Your Trip. . . This Is Mine. It’s a … Continue reading

January 9, 2012 · Leave a comment