All posts by Neil Brideau

Join the Días de Consuelo Kickstarter!

We’re excited to announce the launch of the Kickstarter for Dave Ortega’s forthcoming book, Días de Consuelo, published by Radiator Comics!

You can support this publishing project, by visiting
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/radiatorcomics/dias-de-consuelo

Backers to the Kickstarter will be the first to receive copies of the book, and can choose from extra backer rewards like a signed bookplate, copies of the original run of the comic series, hand-drawn art, and more!
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Don’t be Scared!

We’re so excited to welcome Arantza Peña Popo to the list of cartoonists and zinesters whose work we distribute, and to add her minicomic, Lavender Scare to our catalog! This is a colorful and expressive comic about the emotions surrounding coming to terms with your sexuality. It’s a real ride of a read, and we hope you dig it!

Días De Consuelo Book Announcement

Radiator Comics is proud to announce we will be publishing Días De Consuelo, a 180-page collection of Dave Ortega’s self-published series of the same name.

Días de Consuelo is an intimate immigration memoir in the graphic tradition of Persepolis that connects the personal recollections of the author’s abuela (grandmother) with the storm of events that made up one of the most important uprisings of the 20th century: The Mexican Revolution.
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Tales of Power from Massachusetts!

The 2020 MICE Mini-Grant keeps providing great comics! The latest addition of list of grant-winning comics is Sam Stevquoah’s Mill City Finest No. 1, Welcome To Mill City! This first issue introduces a bunch of characters with very different motivations and opinions around how their hometown is dealing with an influx of people with incredible abilities, known as Uncontainable!


Join us on Saturday, June 19 at 3:00pm EDT for the next installment of our Hands On demonstration series, during which Miami-based cartoonist and illustrator, Eric Bonhomme will present about designing characters and bringing them to life with ink! Register for this free event at https://forms.gle/Wgn7SWLfENWch8r16

Diskette Press!

We’re really excited to add several titles by Diskette Press! Based in Ann Arbor, Diskette Press produces fantastic risograph comics and zines with a wide variety of themes and styles. Led by Carta Monir, Diskette centers the work of queer and trans cartoonists! Today we’ve added six titles from Diskette Press and look forward to stocking more titles by them in the future!

Carta Monir will be moderating a panel discussion on Tuesday, June 15 at 8:00pm as part of Radiator Comics Conversations series! How Do You Draw Sexy Lines? will explore erotic comics with three cartoonists who are creating profound work in the genre, Sophia Foster-Dimino, Becca Tobin, and Mia Schwartz! This panel is open to audience members over the age of 18. Unlike our other programs, this event will not be recorded or archived on YouTube.

Register for this free event at https://forms.gle/yKkEnYX2TFTyuJHH6