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Why We Create (WacomXPDX), S3. Ep 2: Mark Siegel and the magic of sequential storytelling
For our second episode of ‘Why We Create’, we sat down with publisher and artist, Mark Siegel to chat about the creation of his publishing company, First Second Books, the magic behind a collaborative workflow, and the power of sequential storytelling.
SHOT X SHOT A Podcast About Drinking, Drawing & Visual Storytelling, Ep 34
Shot X Shot welcomes renaissance cartoonist and editor Mark Siegel to the podcast. The founder and creative and editorial director of First Second Books, Mark is an accomplished writer and illustrator whose work includes the The Five Worlds quintology, Tiny Dancer, Sailor Twain, and Oskar and the Eight Blessings. A never-ending font of poetic inspiration and hilarious anecdotes, Mark and SXS host Kevin Gardner form the perfect comic book dad hurricane in this podcast. Enjoy.
The New York Times
The Los Angeles Times
Hero Complex Interview
The Washington Post
Top 10 Graphic Novels
Review—"groundbreaking sci-fi fantasy"
The Wall Street Journal
Review—Best Holiday Books of the Year
The New York Times
Live Illustration video interview
Exclusive 5 Worlds Cover Reveal
The Today Show
Gillian Flynn Picks Mark Siegel's Sailor Twain
Holiday Gift Guide
The Season's Top Graphic Novels
The San Francisco Chronicle
Review—"A magical parable"
Interview on Good Morning Texas
Great Graphic Novels of 2012
The Huffington Post
The Hollywood Reporter
PRH Graphic Novel launch
Review—“An astounding story entwining three lives on a magical journey.”
5 Worlds Series announcement
Review—“Sailor Twain got to me.”
Book Brahmin—"An epic graphic novel.”
Review—“This is a stupendous work, a beautiful and sad and lovely thing."
Interview—"Sexy, smart, and unexpectedly funny."
Review—“A tale of lust, desire, and lost hearts, wrapped in a shivery otherwordliness.”
The Comics Journal
‘A Cartoonist’s Diary’ Feature
Bam Smack Pow
Review—"Star Wars Meets Avatar"
Review—“A mysterious and beguiling love story.”
Author Art Essay