For my latest Nexus Graphica column, I explore my new found interested in the works of Jacques Tardi.
I discuss the reasons why the new Fantagraphics edition worked for me and how Tardi “managed to worm his way into my consciousness.”
Check it all out at SF Site.
(The title of the piece comes from a Kim Thompson quote about Tardi. “I’d almost have to go outside the world of comics and say he’s maybe like the Martin Scorsese of European comics. ”)
The Martin Scorsese of European Comics was originally published on The Geek Curmudgeon