Tom Spurgeon's Web site of comics news, reviews, interviews and commentary

August 1, 2016

Missed It: July 28th Was Vernon E. Grant Day


You can read about the cartoonist getting a special day here; it's one of the more fun cartoonist wikipedia pages, too. I haven't seen a ton of the artwork, but what I have -- like the above image -- looks really cool.

The Cambridge, Massachusetts native was a versatile cartoonist and an early adopter of manga-related artistic practices and tropes. He is also one of the intriguing of early alternative comics publishing, and can be argued to have been in that early group of graphic novel makers that kind of established that entire form.
posted 12:55 am PST | Permalink

Daily Blog Archives
November 2019
October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
Full Archives