Monthly Archives: November 2015

White after Labour Day: A History and Guide

An illustration to accompany an article in Aklasu Online Men’s Magazine on the subject of that great taboo of the Kennebunkport set: Daring to wear white after Labour Day.  You can read the illuminating article by Justine Smith here:

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Julian Expozines Himself Once Again (Sunday only)

Once again this year I will have a table at Expozine, Montreal’s comics and zine fair, FOR THE SUNDAY ONLY (November 15). The fair takes place in the basement of L’église Saint-Enfant-Jésus du Mile-End (5035 St-Dominique Street), from 12h-18h.

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“Dora Markus” by Eugenio Montale in “Atelier” Magazine

My adaptation of a passage from the poem “Dora Markus” by the great Italian poet Eugenio Montale (1896-1981) appears today in “Atelier”, Italy’s leading online poetry magazine. View the full 1-page comic on their website here: Curiously, Montale originally … Continue reading

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“In Flanders Field” by John McCrae (1915)

In honour of Remembrance Day, I am reposting my adaptation into comics of “In Flanders Fields) the famous WWI poem by John McCrae. The poem was originally created as part of my residency at the Victoria University of Wellington in … Continue reading

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Rambo Illustration in Aklasu Magazine

Here is an image I produced to illustrate an article for Aklasu Online Magazine, on the subject of the “new Golden Age of action hero TV.” You can read the excellent article by Dylan Moses Griffin here The image … Continue reading

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“There Have Come Soft Rains” by John Philip Johnson in Rattle Magazine

Last year, I illustrated  “Stairs Appear in a Hole Outside of Town” a poem by the American  poet John Philip Johnson: The poetry comic was included in Graphic Poetry, a groundbreaking collection of visual interpretations of Johnson’s surreal and … Continue reading

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Final Page of “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock” by T. S. Eliot

At long last, here is the very last page of my comic-book adaptation of “The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock” by T. S. Eliot. You can read the complete 24-page comic here:

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