Pogo: The Complete Syndicated Comics Strips Vol. 7
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Walt Kelly
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-10 - Publisher: Fantagraphics Books

This volume includes a pig with an ominous resemblance to Nikita Khrushchev and a scruffy goat who looks exactly like Fidel Castro. Both assure Okefenokeeans that a one-party system is the way to go; all will be well economically, they explain, because "the shortage will be divided amongst the peasants."
The Comics Journal #306
Language: en
Pages: 164
Authors: Gary Groth, Kristy Valenti, RJ Casey
Categories: Comics & Graphic Novels
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-06 - Publisher: Fantagraphics Books

In this issue, Gary Groth interviews Roz Chast, the New Yorker humor cartoonist turned graphic memoirist (Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?). TCJ #306 focuses on the intersections between comics and politics. It includes op-eds on the importance (and lack thereof) of modern political cartooning. Also featured is a
Pogo: The Complete Daily & Sunday Comic Strips Vol. 4
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Walt Kelly
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-09 - Publisher: Fantagraphics Books

In addition to presenting all of 1955 and 1956's daily Pogo strips complete and in order for the first time anywhere (many of them once again scanned from original syndicate proofs, for their crispest and most detailed appearance ever), Pogo: The Syndicated Comic Strip Vol. 4 also contains all 104
Pogo: The Complete Daily & Sunday Comic Strips Vol. 3
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Walt Kelly
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-11 - Publisher: Fantagraphics Books

It's in this volume (featuring another two years worth of Pogo strips) that we meet one of Walt Kelly's boldest political caricatures. Folks across America had little trouble equating the insidious wildcat Simple J. Malarkey with the ascendant anti-Communist senator, Joseph McCarthy. The subject was sensitive enough that by the
Pogo: The Complete Daily & Sunday Comic Strips Vol. 2
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Walt Kelly
Categories: Humor
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-12-18 - Publisher: Fantagraphics Books

Pogo: Bona Fide Balderdash is the second volume in a series reprinting in its entirety the syndicated run of Walt Kelly's classic newspaper strip. It features all the strips from 1951 and 1952, which have been collected before, but in now long-out-of print books, and even there they were not