Paul K. Tunis and Alexander Rothman are the co-editors-in-chief of INK BRICK, a new journal for work that crosses the borders between comics and poetry. It will appear twice annually; online supplements will include additional new comics and criticism. These pieces are from the first issue, which features original work from eight cartoonists, and is available for order at inkbrick.storenvy.com.
Alexander Rothman is a cartoonist and poet. His work has appeared in such publications as the Seneca Review, Moonshot Magazine, the Brooklyn Rail, Suspect Device, and the Rumpus, and is forthcoming in the Indiana Review. He cohosts a comics-review podcast, Comics For Grownups. He is also co-editor-in-chief of INK BRICK, a journal of comics poetry. More at inkbrick.com.
Paul K. Tunis is a comics poet and illustrator. His work has been featured by McSweeneys Press, The Poetry Foundation, Bateau, Drunken Boat, Loaded Bicycle, Moonshot Magazine, and the Rumpus. Paul completed an M.F.A. at Sarah Lawrence College. He is also co-editor-in-chief of INK BRICK, a journal of comics poetry.