Jack Kirby

Mark Evanier’s award-winning Kirby: King of Comics and Reed Tucker’s Slugfest: Inside the Epic, 50-year Battle Between Marvel and DC illuminate reasons why comic books, once marginal, are now one of the strongest currents in the cultural mainstream. Read more


The documentary Cheshire, Ohio, is about the construction of a huge coal-fired power plant on the Ohio River, its obsolescent technology resulting in smoke-bellowing stacks that still loom ominously over the bucolic setting. Read more

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