Month: July 2021

Episode 445 – Heather Cass White

Virtual Memories Show 445: Heather Cass White “I’m sure that my obsessive focus on reading, as much as it is anything else, is a sign of a wound, or a lack.” Author & professor Heather Cass White joins the show to celebrate her wonderful new book. Books Promiscuously Read: Reading as a Way of Life…

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Episode 444 – Jonathan Baylis

Virtual Memories Show 444: Jonathan Baylis Writer Jonathan Baylis joins the show (in person!) to celebrate the latest issue of his autobio comics series, So Buttons (Tinto Press/Alchemy Comix). We talk about how he found a home in the Pekar mode, writing scripts for cartoonists to draw, and how he went all-Harvey for a strip…

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Episode 443 – Anita Kunz

Virtual Memories Show 443: Anita Kunz “All I did was change the pronouns. And that added a layer to it, expanded on the idea of these paintings.” With her new book, Another History of Art (Fantagraphics), legendary illustrator & artist Anita Kunz beautifully reimagines classic paintings from a female perspective, offering up homages to the…

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Episode 442 – Weng Pixin

Virtual Memories Show 442: Weng Pixin / Pix “Art has always been a place for me to express things that — well, here in Singapore we don’t have a very healthy relationship with the expression of anger.” With her gorgeous new graphic memoir, Let’s Not Talk Anymore (Drawn & Quarterly), artist Weng Pixin (a.k.a. Pix)…

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