Yes, at LitReactor, we consider comics to be literature. Deal with it.
News by Dave Reuss June 6, 2012
The University of California, San Diego offers a look at Dr. Seuss's political cartoons.
News by Rob Hart May 24, 2012
Marvel Comics will feature the marriage of Northstar to his boyfriend Kyle Jinadu in 'Astonishing X-Men' this summer--meanwhile, DC is planning to out an established character.
Column by Kelly Thompson May 8, 2012
With Joss Whedon's powerful portrayal of Black Widow in 'The Avengers,' is the creator of 'Buffy The Vampire Slayer' the director that can save the superheroine?
Column by BH Shepherd May 4, 2012
The Avengers has always been about vastly different people finding common ground and working together. This just might be the superhero movie we need.
Column by Kelly Thompson April 20, 2012
After being burned by comics far too many times, I've started to follow creators rather than characters, publishers, or properties, and it has brought me to some excellent books.
Column by BH Shepherd
Sometimes you read a book and it changes the way you read everything else. Your literary history is cleft in two: what you read before, and what you read after.
News by John Jarzemsky April 4, 2012
Brian Michael Bendis, who has been a major influence on the trajectory of the Marvel universe for many years, has secured a deal with Random House.
News by Rob Hart March 15, 2012
Starting in June, Marvel Comics will include free download codes in all print comics costing $3.99--which doesn't address the issue they have with pricing.
Column by Kelly Thompson March 13, 2012
Brian K. Vaughan makes his triumphant return to monthly comics with Saga #1-- a 44-page, gorgeously illustrated space opera.
News by John Jarzemsky
Sheldon Moldoff, who first drew such iconic characters as the Flash, Green Lantern, and Batman, is dead at the age of 91.
Column by BH Shepherd March 6, 2012
A few great comics to seek out, and why you should avoid their film adaptations.
Column by Kelly Thompson February 27, 2012
Comic books aren't just for geeks and kids anymore. We humbly present these 10 titles as evidence.
Column by BH Shepherd February 17, 2012
As comics continue to accrue cultural currency, their occurrence in canonical conversations can only increase. These graphic novels are typically regarded as unimpeachable pinnacles of the form.
News by Rob Hart February 10, 2012
Marvel Comics is earning some scorn over its decision to sue the creator of Ghost Rider for fees he's been paid to attend conventions--they think it's copyright infringement, but is it really?
Column by Jason Van Horn January 27, 2012
After the success of the DC Comics relaunch, should Marvel consider doing something similar?
News by Rob Hart January 25, 2012
Digital comic book distribution company Graphicly has announced a set of self-publishing tools that will let writers and artists convert, distribute and promote their own comic books.
Interview by Jason Van Horn January 19, 2012
An interview with 'Skullkickers' writer and creator Jim Zubkavich on his career and creator-owned comics.
Column by Jason Van Horn January 9, 2012
An apprehensive look at the upcoming 'Avengers vs X-Men' event book from Marvel.
Column by Bree Ogden
Literary agent, Bree Ogden answers some common questions about the process of creating graphic novels in anticipation of her upcoming LitReactor class.
Column by Brandon Tietz December 27, 2011
Many authors will tell you that reading and writing is the key to improving your work and getting published. In this column we examine the merits of three mediums OTHER than books.
Column by Jason Van Horn December 16, 2011
Ten comic books that should be turned into a television series, posthaste!
Column by Jason Van Horn December 9, 2011
Many reader's were upset by the idea of a black Spiderman, but they got one anyway. His name's not Peter Parker, but Miles Morales could end up being a better Spider-Man than Peter ever was.
News by Rob Hart December 9, 2011
Iconic comic book writer Alan Moore has joined the Occupy Comics project, a crowd funded comic anthology based on the Occupy movement.
News by Brandon Tietz December 7, 2011
The Scarlet Spider is considered one of the darker marks of the Spider-Man franchise. Will his return be triumphant or terrible?
News by Rob Hart December 2, 2011
DC Comics may be bringing back four characters from the iconic 'Watchmen' comic, and giving each of them a prequel miniseries--without the involvement of original series writer Alan Moore.