Gary Groth

comic book editor, publisher and critic

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Gary Groth is a comic book editor, publisher and critic. He is editor-in-chief of The Comics Journal and a co-founder of Fantagraphics Books.

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Gary Groth, editor of Fantagraphics, publisher of some of the most notable graphic novels today, discusses the rise of comics, what makes a good graphic novel, and what his selection…

Gary Groth on Fantagraphics and the art of the graphic novel

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