Stories about Comics

Queer Comics Expo spotlights sauciness, sincerity, superpowers

Huge weekend for local queer cartoonists and fans at Cartoon Art Museum, Sat/20-Sun/21. By Marke B. ART LOOKS You know what's awesome? "Fun Home," the musical based on Alison...

National Queer Arts Festival in full, fabulous swing

Monthlong, immersive celebration of queer expression takes on cholo culture, punk outbursts, hot comics, high-wire acts, #queerfails, hanky code twists, more  By Marke B. ART LOOKS...

Wrap up Women’s History Month with a big laugh. (Don’t worry, it’s OK.)

"The Formula" injects a much-needed boost of diversity into local comedy, Fri/27 at XOXO Nightclub.  By Marke B.  BAY STAGES  "Asian, black, petite, LGBTQ, redheaded, Latina,...

Don’t be a Stanford asshole

David Talbot talks about different world visions for young educated workers from The Farm. JANUARY 26, 2015 -- Editor’s note: Early Sunday morning, I made...

Local comics artists respond to Charlie Hebdo massacre

At news of the killings in Paris, the Bay Area's cartoonist community proves the pen is mightier than the Kalashnikov.   By Marke B.  January 12,...