graphic novels

Comic still of woman against yellow backdrop holding up a book and pen

Author Saladin Ahmed has found mainstream success in the US — while being ‘unapologetically Arab and Muslim’

His latest series is about a black journalist in 1970s Detroit, building on his work which crosses cultures and time.

Author Saladin Ahmed has found mainstream success in the US — while being ‘unapologetically Arab and Muslim’
Two black and white illustrations featuring a dancing Josephine Baker, arms raised.

Bio shows how Josephine Baker 'shattered notions' of black artistry

Bio shows how Josephine Baker 'shattered notions' of black artistry

Marjane Satrapi

Marjane Satrapi
The cover image of the New Super-Man comic by DC Comics and writer Gene Luen Yang.

DC Comics' Chinese Superman rights a wrong dating back to 1937

DC Comics' Chinese Superman rights a wrong dating back to 1937

Aha Moment: “My New York Diary”

Aha Moment: “My New York Diary”

Gene Luen Yang, Ambassador from the Land of Comics

Graphic novelist Gene Luen Yang is the new national ambassador for young people’s literature — the first comics artist to hold that post. 

Gene Luen Yang, Ambassador from the Land of Comics

“The Sculptor”: An Artist Makes a Deal with the Devil

In Scott McCloud’s new graphic novel, “The Sculptor,” an artist trades his life for a chance at artistic immortality. 

“The Sculptor”: An Artist Makes a Deal with the Devil

Neil Gaiman Continued

Neil Gaiman Continued

Shakespeare and Sandman

<p>Shakespeare&rsquo;s influence in the comic book novel <em>Sandman</em>, by British author Neil Gaiman.</p>

Shakespeare and Sandman