tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post115869097172355791..comments2008-12-04T21:17:32.861ZComments on Bad Librarianship Now!: Whatever happened to British Comics?Mark Kardwellhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671mark@badlibrarianship.comBlogger7125tag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-1160451734377543182006-10-10T04:42:00.000+01:002006-10-10T04:42:00.000+01:00add the writer of The Exterminators to the list, S...add the writer of The Exterminators to the list, Simon Oliver. He's English..Anonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-1158794077547118612006-09-21T00:14:00.000+01:002006-09-21T00:14:00.000+01:00Oh my fucking sides.Oh my fucking sides.Markhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-1158793835631614502006-09-21T00:10:00.000+01:002006-09-21T00:10:00.000+01:00<i>whatever happened to British Comics?</i><br><br...<I>whatever happened to British Comics?</I><BR/><BR/>i'd say some are dead, some started their own comic clubs and some are still doing the rounds. cannon and ball found god and do the god circuit instead of seedy clubs.Anonymousnoreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-1158765393469463592006-09-20T16:16:00.000+01:002006-09-20T16:16:00.000+01:00I can't believe I forgot SIR DAVE GIBBONS, current...I can't believe I forgot SIR DAVE GIBBONS, currently writing and occasionally drawing GREEN LANTERN CORPS, and doing the odd ACTION COMICS cover as well.Markhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-1158742842737372172006-09-20T10:00:00.000+01:002006-09-20T10:00:00.000+01:00Yeah, but Ed Brubaker isn't the worst at it. *coug...Yeah, but Ed Brubaker isn't the worst at it. *cough*Chris Claremont*cough* Nor is Christos Gage, though I do believe any series featuring a British protagonist may as well have a British writer. It's not as if these islands are short of decent comic book script droids.Markhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-1158706783584413892006-09-19T23:59:00.000+01:002006-09-19T23:59:00.000+01:00I've noticed that DC seems to have cut back on the...I've noticed that DC seems to have cut back on their number of British creators.<BR/><BR/>On a side note, do you have quite a few laughs when you read dialogue that American writers think sounds like British people speak? The latest issue of Captain America comes to mind.Brandonhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/02205142841535843901noreply@blogger.comtag:blogger.com,1999:blog-8210377.post-1158691504298830962006-09-19T19:45:00.000+01:002006-09-19T19:45:00.000+01:00There was supposed to be some images with all this...There was supposed to be some images with all this blather, but the lottery that is Blogger's interface decided to muck me about instead.Markhttp://www.blogger.com/profile/17791352096505994671noreply@blogger.com