Reader’s Digest Lauds GC as One of “9 Graphic Novels Every Grown-Up Should Read”

When you pair serious literature with “comic” art, the result can be extraordinary. While many of the great graphic books tackle dark subject matter, this ambitious three-volume set is a sheer delight. A huge roster… Continue reading

Lesley Barnes’ 1984 Illo Shortlisted for AOI Award

The AOI Illustration Awards are the most comprehensive and highest profile illustration awards based in the UK. Lesley Barnes, illustrator of the 1984 illo for Graphic Canon, Vol. 3, was shortlisted for AOI’s 2014 Illustration… Continue reading

Review from Comics in Education

“I Don’t Teach Comics, I Teach the Canon.” “Really? Why Not Teach Both!” by Glen Downey | 3/26/2014 | The Graphic Canon is a godsend for teachers Edited by Russ Kick, the three volumes of The… Continue reading

The National Post Praises GC3’s Innovative Literary Depictions

The Graphic Canon gives power to the comic panel Robert Fulford | December 31, 2013 7:00 AM ET

In The Fray Interviews Russ Kick

In The Fray recently conducted an interview with the man behind The Graphic Canon, Russ Kick. Here is a highlight: The Graphic Canon isn’t just works of literature. You also include philosophical writings from people like… Continue reading

Great Review for The Graphic Canon on Digital Spy

Wow! More great review for The Graphic Canon. Digital Spy says: Russ Kick’s anthology is a true work of art. The three-volume series covers the entire history of literature and storytelling, featuring hundreds… Continue reading

Contributor Interview: Colleen Frakes

In continuation of our interviews with those who made the Graphic Canon possible, today we have Colleen Frakes.  Colleen took on The Age of Innocence by Edith Wharton. 1) What inspired you to adapt… Continue reading

Contributor Interview: James Uhler

Today we continue our series of interviews with those who made the Graphic Canon possible. Up next is graphic artist James Uhler who used inventive and avant garde typography to adapt Letters to a… Continue reading

Contributor Interview: Robert Sikoryak

In continuation of our interviews with those who made the Graphic Canon possible, today we have amazing artist Robert Sikoryak. Robert took on “The Metamorphosis” by Kafka. 1) What inspired you to adapt… Continue reading

Graphic Canon vol 3 is Number 4 on New York Times Bestselling Paperback Graphic Books!

New York Times lists Graphic Canon vol 3 as #4 Bestselling Paperback Graphic Books The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle by Haruki Murakami Illustration by Rey Ortega   Click here to visit the Seven Stories Graphic… Continue reading