Martian cartoon strips
Jose Valenzuela Ruiz
Through comics, we analyse the evolution of our view of the Red Planet: from a territory to be conquered, to a reflection of our own nature.
Drawn Nonfiction: an Overview
Reflection is a linguistic and an imagined process, we talk about illustrated essays, cartoon journalism, visual journalism, sketching, and visual thinking
Cory Doctorow: “Every euro that we spend spying on our kids is a euro we don’t spend on books”
We took the opportunity to interview Cory Doctorow who was here to launch his graphic novel In Real Life as part of the Kosmopolis ongoing programme.
The Comics of Pier Paolo Pasolini
We talked about the relationship between comics and Pasolini, a filmmaker who didn't read comics because, in a sense, he created them.
Post-novels and other monsters
We can understand the prefix ‘post’ in a temporal way: by thinking of each era as a period that sees itself as subsequent to the previous one.