Tag Archives: Hunt Emerson

Hunt Emerson’s Calculating Ploy

I first saw the work of Hunt Emerson on an album cover (I think) owned by my grandfather, with episodes of the 1950s radio show The Goons. I fell in love with his interpretations of the characters, as well as his use …

Batman Day: What Will You Be Doing On July 23rd To Celebrate?

By Olly MacNamee   With Batman Day landing right in the middle of the week, this could be enough of a reason not to celebrate the Dark Knight’s 75th birthday for some. Heck, I barely celebrate the birthdays of my …

Neil Gaiman’s Lost Comics, For Free, And For Charity

Knockabout Comics and graphic novel app SEQUENTIAL are publishing a digital collection of Neil Gaiman’s ‘lost’ comic strips from the 1980s for free – and it’s in aid of charity. Neil Gaiman’s Lost Tales will feature collaborations with Bryan Talbot, Dave McKean …

A Forgotton Jam By Alan Moore, Dave Gibbons, Melinda Gebbie, Grant Morrison, Bryan Talbot, Clive Barker, Mark Buckingham, Glenn Fabry, Duncan Fegredo, Hunt Emerson and Phil Elliott

On his website today, Paul Slade has posted a forgotten 1988 “jam” print for the short-lived UK comics magazine Heartbreak Hotel. Contributors to the print include Alan Moore, Dave Gibbons, Grant Morrison, Bryan Talbot, Clive Barker, Mark Buckingham, Glenn Fabry, …

The History of Foyles In Comic Book Form

When I went to the Image Duplicator exhibition in London last night, I also walked past Foyles, the classic London bookstore, who have taking the hoardings of nearby renovations and have used a number of cartoonists to tell their history …

Sunday Runaround – The Writers’ Room

THE WRITERS ROOM Look for more collaborative writer projects from Marvel in the future, according to Axel Alonso; Another thing I learned was the power of collaborative writing. This wasn’t my first rodeo with a big event story featuring multiple …

Hunt Emerson’s Dante’s Inferno – A Just Reward For Being Good

It’s been a while in the telling. Feels like an eternity. I remember Tony Bennett of Knockabout saying that Hunt Emerson was hard at work on this back in 2006. A graphic novella adaptation of Dante’s Inferno, by one of the …

Nelson And Her Armada Of Fifty Four Creators

Paul Grist, Rob Davis, Woodrow Phoenix, Ellen Lindner, Jamie Smart, Gary Northfield, Sarah McIntyre, Suzy Varty, Sean Longcroft, Warwick Johnson–Cadwell, Luke Pearson, Paul Harrison–Davies, Katie Green, Paul Peart–Smith, Glyn Dillon, I.N.J.Culbard, John Allison, Philip Bond, D’Israeli, Simone Lia, Darryl Cunningham, …