August 31, 2015

Ross, Pynchon, Vonnegut (Part Two)

By Cody Walker

In Kurt Vonnegut’s Paris Review interview, he calls his books “mosaics of jokes.” (The PR interview, published in 1977, is itself a kind of mosaic; it draws from four different […]

April 10, 2014

Art Spiegelman, Through the Looking-Glass

By Cody Walker

Tonight in Ypsilanti, Art Spiegelman gave a talk titled “What the %@&*! Happened to Comics?” The crowd was a mix of EMU students and fiftysomethings in nylon windbreakers; Spiegelman took […]