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Editor's Dispatch: A Conversation with Ray Billingsley, America's Leading Black Cartoonist.

Earlier this week, I had the pleasure of speaking with Ray Billingsley, the creator of Curtis.

Curtis is the story of Curtis Wilkins, an eleven-year-old African-American boy who lives in the city with his mom, dad, and little brother, Barry. Curtis himself is a perfect balance of excitement and cynicism that rings as truly authentic to anyone who has ever been or known kids from a big city. Keep Reading

Ask A Cartoonist: Embrace Your Geekiness Day!

It's "Embrace Your Geekiness Day," and, as a lifelong lover of comics, I'm proud to call myself a geek! My desk is riddled with figurines from all over the nerd landscape, from our own beloved characters like Krazy Kat and Tillman Tinkerson to Rey and Finn from Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

Most cartoonists are definitely a little geeky-- and love it! Today, I asked our cartoonists to share their geekiest stories and comic strips in celebration! Keep Reading

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