By Michael Sangiacomo The Plain Dealer February 28, 2013 It’s worth the ride to Pittsburgh for Will Eisner Week at the ToonSeum. In honor of the late Will Eisner’s 96th birthday on March 6th, the Toonseum is celebrating Will Eisner from Sunday through March 10. The ToonSeum, 945 Liberty Ave., Pittsburgh, will host special workshops,
By Calvin Reid Mar 04, 2013 Organized by the Will and Ann Eisner Family Foundation, Will Eisner Week features a series of events to be held March 1 to March 10 in more than a dozen cities around the country to honor the work and career of the great comics innovator Will Eisner (1917-2005), the
By Hillary Brown March 6, 2013 Reissued in a new, hardcover edition in honor of Will Eisner Week and what would have been the author’s 95th birthday, Dark Horse’s collection of war stories by one of the foundational heroes of the medium doesn’t quite measure up to A Contract with God, but not much can.
The brand-new hardcover edition of Will Eisner’s classic work Last Day in Vietnam arrives in stores on March 6, on what would have been Will’s ninety-fifth birthday. In conjunction with the book’s release, there will be two Portland-based events in partnership with Dark Horse Comics and its sister company, Things From Another World, in support
By Michael W Freeman January 17, 2013 MAITLAND — Until his death on Jan. 3, 2005, William Erwin “Will” Eisner was one of the nation’s most respected comics writer and artists, who gave us The Spirit character and comic book, and the man who was considered to have played a leading role in establishing the