On the Road

In anticipation of my travels, here’s a raven from the Tower of London, snapped by Richard Seaman, the Flying Kiwi. NEWSFLASH! Gene-Gene the book reviewing machine has an essay in the Chronicle of Higher Education, but you have to have a subscription to get past the wall. I’m packing (well, obviously I’m typing, but you…

Gene K Superstar!

Well, UConn Alumni Magazine recognizes it! Jim H. Smith’s profile concludes: Author of dozens of papers about comics, former chair of the International Comic Arts Festival, a lecturer in frequent demand and host of a scholarly Web site, ComicsResearch.org., he is currently writing a guide to “essential graphic novels.” Kannenberg is, by general consensus, one…

Sexy Guy on NPR Alert!

Well, maybe — Gene was interviewed by “All Things Considered” for a sequence on Tintin au Congo. Fingers crossed!