The long-running Studygroup12 anthology has mutated once again. Now known as Study Group Magazine, it’s a hybrid magazine of cartooning excellence and comics journalism. Printed in vivid two-tone throughout and co-edited by series creator Zack Soto and former Comics Journal editor Milo George, our 64-page debut is a thing of fucking beauty.
A sort of emerging artists buffet, the spread is diverse, with samplings both rough and refined, dense and delicate, linear and chaotic, bittersweet and bizarre. While each artist works in a style distinctly their own, they share a sense of creative urgency that brings their pieces together as a gourmet whole—one that can't help but make you wonder what the group will serve up next.
The Best American Comics showcases the work of both established and up-and-coming contributors. Editor Alison Bechdel, creator of the cult comic strip Dykes to Watch Out For and author of Fun Home, has culled the best stories from graphic novels, pamplet comics, newspapers, magazines, mini-comics, and webcomics to create this cutting-edge collection. Learn More