by Alvin Buenaventura

“Comics” is a two-page spread of assorted comics published exclusively in the print edition of the Believer. Below is a rundown of this issue’s comics and contributors.


Charles Burns

Random Access by Charles Burns
Charles Burns draws comics every now and then and is the cover illustrator for the Believer.

Lilli Carré

Anemone by Lilli Carré
Lilli Carré is a cartoonist and animator living in Chicago. Her most recent book is called Nine Ways to Disappear. www.lillicarre.com

Matt Furie

Boy’s Club by Matt Furie
Matt Furie likes to draw creepy weird stuff. Three issues of Boy’s Club, his comic of the same name, are now available. www.mattfurie.com

Tom Gauld

Boruk Oreg by Tom Gauld
Tom Gauld is an illustrator and cartoonist. He lives in London. His latest book is The Gigantic Robot. www.cabanonpress.com

Leif Goldberg

Giorgio & Dimitrius by Leif Goldberg
Leif Goldberg still collects unemployment from National Waste Industries.

Lisa Hanawalt

I Have No Idea by Lisa Hanawalt
Lisa Hanawalt lives in Brooklyn. Find a copy of her comic book I Want You. www.lisahanawalt.com

Al Columbia

Race Murdock by Eric Haven
Eric Haven is the creator of The Aviatrix and Tales To Demolish. tinyurl.com/mxh72d

Tim Hensley

Unemployment and Comics masthead by Tim Hensley
Tim Hensley is the mastermind behind Wally Gropius and is still seeking office work. www.xrl.us/biszn

James McShane

The Ordinary World by James McShane
James McShane is a cartoonist living in Providence, RI. www.jamesmcshane.com

Anders Nilsen

Sketchbook by Anders Nilsen
Anders Nilsen is the artist and author of Dogs and Water, Don’t Go Where I Can’t Follow, and Monologues for Calculating the Density of Black Holes. He lives in Chicago. www.themonologuist.blogspot.com

Emelie Östergren

The Lost Nose by Emelie Östergren
Emelie Östergren is the author of The Evil Dress. She is probably somewhere in Sweden right now waiting for a few hours of daylight. www.emelieostergren.se

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