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Promethea, or Global Enlightenment in 5 Trade Paperbacks

Why Alan Moore's Promethea is the superhero we need right now.

Jor-El, Kryptonian Nationalist

On the Jor-El of Alan Moore's imagination, whose Kryptonian nationalism resembles current right-wing nationalist rhetoric.

The Trouble with Very Long Books

On the pressure of finishing big books, bookish social media, and loving them both.

Reading Pathways: Alan Moore

Curious about the work of Alan Moore but don't know where to begin? Let us get you started.

The Best Books to Help You Recover From a Bad Open Mic Set

These are the best books to help you get back on your feet after experiencing a bad open mic set (or other setback).

Childhood Sexuality and Alan Moore

Monica looks at Alan Moore and Melinda Gebbe's LOST GIRLS and discusses the taboos within.

Why DC Needs to Move on From Alan Moore

DC's refusal to move on from Watchmen and The Killing Joke is alienating new audiences, disrespecting diverse readers and holding their comics back.


The Joke in Batman: The Killing Joke: the codependency of Batman and the Joker, the nature of reality, and what it takes to get Bats to crack a smile.

Where Are the Women in Alan Moore’s Cinema Purgatorio?

Recently Alan Moore and Kevin O’Neil announced a new project that they were seeking funding for via Kickstarter. The project ...

Books I Hope Will Stay in Hollywood’s Development Hell

Around this time every year, on nights I can’t seem to sleep I count my blessings instead of counting sheep. ...

Dear Diary: On Loving Literature’s Journals

Raise your hand if you’ve ever taken a secret pleasure in finding your older sibling’s or cool older cousin’s diary ...

How to Reboot The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen Properly

The other day, I read that 20th Century Fox is planning on rebooting The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen movie they ...


How well do you know your Atticus Finch from your Adrian Veidt? Try a hand at our latest quiz, with ...

Peek Over Our Shoulders: What Panelteers Are Reading in June 2015

In this feature at Panels, we take a look at what the Panelteers are reading this month. These are the ...

Comics Recommendation Engine: HANNIBAL

As television’s golden age rolls on, it’s almost insane to pick out any single one of the hugely varied and ...