Where We Go Next

51: Drawing Support, with Barry Deutsch

Episode Notes

The world of comics is as vast as it is diverse. From colorful, fanciful stories geared toward children to gritty, realistic artwork crafted for more a mature crowd, if it can be drawn, there's an audience for it. But what motivates an artist to pursue a particular style or genre? To put it another way: What draws them to it? Comic artist Barry Deutsch shares how he became passionate about cartooning, and why he creates comics about communities that are often overlooked and underserved.

Lefty Cartoons, by Barry Deutsch

Hereville: How Mirka Got Her Sword, by Barry Deutsch

Hereville: How Mirka Met a Meteorite, by Barry Deutsch

Hereville: How Mirka Caught a Fish, by Barry Deutsch

SuperButch, by Barry Deutsch & Becky Hawkins

Pogo (comic strip) - Wikipedia

Making Movies, by Sidney Lumet

“Nobody tells this to people who are beginners, I wish someone told me." - Ira Glass

Will Eisner - Wikipedia

The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier & Clay, by Michael Chabon

A Contract with God, by Will Eisner

Make 'Em Laugh, by Donald O'Connor from Singin' in the Rain

Understanding Comics: The Invisible Art, by Scott McCloud

Carl Barks - Wikipedia

Jaime Hernandez - Wikipedia

Chester Brown - Wikipedia

In the Blink of an Eye: A Perspective on Film Editing, by Walter Murch

Holy Days: The World Of The Hasidic Family, by Lis Harris

Robert Rodriguez Had to Push Dimension for ‘Spy Kids’ Family to Be Latino - IndieWire

Love and Rockets, by Jaime, Mario & Gilbert Hernandez

Usagi Yojimbo, by Stan Sakai

Smile, by Raina Telgemeier

Boots of Leather, Slippers of Gold: The History of a Lesbian Community, by Elizabeth Lapovsky Kennedy & Madeline D. Davis

The Essential Dykes To Watch Out For, by Alison Bechdel

Fun Home: A Family Tragicomic, by Alison Bechdel

Fiction or Qualified Immunity? - Lefty Cartoons

How City Budgets Work - Lefty Cartoons

O How They Suffer - Lefty Cartoons

The Existence of Trains Debate - Lefty Cartoons

The Calvin and Hobbes Tenth Anniversary Book, by Bill Watterson

What Racism Is(n't) About - Lefty Cartoons

Oil and Gas are So Cheap! - Lefty Cartoons

White Lies (a sequel) - Lefty Cartoons

Real America vs The Coastal Elites - Lefty Cartoons

We Mustn't Ruin HIS Life - Lefty Cartoons

Young Storytellers

Follow Barry on Twitter: @barrydeutsch

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