(December 1993)

Drawn & Quarterly, 1993 Series
 
Volume:
1
Price:
12.95 CAD
Pages:
68
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
?
ISBN:
0-9696701-4-1 Search at WorldCat
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Chris Oliveros; Marina Lesenko; Steve Solomos
Color:
Colour cover; Mixed Colour and Black and White interior
Dimensions:
Large Sized Paperback
Binding:
Paperback with Dustjacket flaps
Publishing Format:
One-Shot

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Maurice Vellekoop
Inks:
Maurice Vellekoop
Colors:
Maurice Vellekoop

[Endpapers] (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Maurice Vellekoop
Inks:
Maurice Vellekoop
Colors:
Maurice Vellekoop
Letters:
?

Indexer Notes

Endpaper illustrations, thematically linked to the cover and back cover art.

Introduction (Table of Contents)

foreword, introduction, preface, afterword / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Peter Bagge
Pencils:
Santiago Cohen (painting)
Inks:
Santiago Cohen (painting)
Colors:
Santiago Cohen (painting)
Letters:
typeset

Indexer Notes

Half-page introduction by Peter Bagge, along with a half-page piece by Santiago Cohen.

Night Sky (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Seth
Pencils:
Seth
Inks:
Seth
Letters:
Seth

Genre:
drama
Synopsis:
A man drives down a highway and sees lightning.
Reprints:

Credo (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Richard Sala
Pencils:
Richard Sala
Inks:
Richard Sala
Colors:
Richard Sala
Letters:
Richard Sala

Synopsis:
A man is obsessed with television.
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Black Cherry (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Michael Dougan
Pencils:
Michael Dougan
Inks:
Michael Dougan
Letters:
Michael Dougan

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Michael Dougan; Black Cherry Man
Synopsis:
Michael works in an ice-cream parlor where every day a man comes in and orders black cherry ice cream.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

A Folk Tale (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Seth
Pencils:
Seth (painting)
Inks:
Seth (painting)
Colors:
Seth (painting)
Letters:
Seth

Reprints:

8 Pillars of Gay Culture (Table of Contents)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script:
Maurice Vellekoop
Pencils:
Maurice Vellekoop
Inks:
Maurice Vellekoop
Letters:
Maurice Vellekoop

Characters:
Oscar Wilde
Synopsis:
Eight things that gay men identify with, including Sunset Boulevard, Ancient Greece and the Wizard of Oz movie.
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Sh-Boom (Life Could Be A Dream) (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
James Keyes; Claude Feaster; Carl Feaster; Floyd F. McRae; James Edwards (all uncredited)
Pencils:
Carel Moiseiwitsch
Inks:
Carel Moiseiwitsch
Letters:
Carel Moiseiwitsch

Synopsis:
A man gets dressed up as a woman to go out on a date.
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Indexer Notes

Uses the lyrics to the 1960's song, Sh-Boom. Credits for the lyrics of the song from Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sh-Boom)

Claudia (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Marti; Kate Sibbald (translation)
Pencils:
Marti
Inks:
Marti
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Various men recount their relationships with the angelic Claudia.
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My Darkest Secret (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Matt
Pencils:
Joe Matt
Inks:
Joe Matt
Colors:
Joe Matt
Letters:
Joe Matt

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Matt
Synopsis:
Joe goes to New York City and has an encounter with a prostitute in a porn theatre.
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Why I'm A-Gin Southern Min! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Carol Tyler
Pencils:
Carol Tyler
Inks:
Carol Tyler
Letters:
Carol Tyler

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Carol Tyler
Synopsis:
Carol explains why men from the Southern states drive her crazy.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

How To Avoid The Creepy Guy Syndrome (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Michael Dougan
Pencils:
Michael Dougan
Inks:
Michael Dougan
Letters:
Michael Dougan

Synopsis:
A woman relates things that men say that really bug her.
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Talkin' Nineties (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Roberta Gregory
Pencils:
Roberta Gregory
Inks:
Roberta Gregory
Letters:
Roberta Gregory

Synopsis:
A man and a woman argue about who is more inadequate and how to communicate more openly.
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A Brief History Of Civilisation (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
David Mazzucchelli
Pencils:
David Mazzucchelli
Inks:
David Mazzucchelli
Colors:
David Mazzucchelli
Letters:
David Mazzucchelli

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Black-&-white, with brown tones.

Life Cycle (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Santiago Cohen
Pencils:
Santiago Cohen
Inks:
Santiago Cohen
Colors:
Santiago Cohen
Letters:
typeset

Synopsis:
The odd relationships between people in a family.
Reprints:

Visitors In The Night (Table of Contents)

comic story / 6 pages (report information)

Script:
Debbie Drechsler
Pencils:
Debbie Drechsler
Inks:
Debbie Drechsler
Letters:
Debbie Drechsler

Synopsis:
Debbie eats too many cookies in the middle of the night to block the reality of what is happening to her.
Reprints:

Constellations (Table of Contents)

comic story / 5 pages (report information)

Script:
Debbie Drechsler
Pencils:
Debbie Drechsler
Inks:
Debbie Drechsler
Colors:
Debie Dreschsler
Letters:
Debbie Drechsler

Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Not reprinted from an issue of Drawn & Quarterly. First appeared here.

Within Three Seconds (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Marti; Kate Sibbald (translation)
Pencils:
Marti
Inks:
Marti
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Twelve things that could happen in three seconds.
Reprints:

@#$*! (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Peter Kuper
Pencils:
Peter Kuper (painting)
Inks:
Peter Kuper (painting)
Colors:
Peter Kuper (painting)

Reprints:

["So... Your Place Or Mine"] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Julie Doucet
Pencils:
Julie Doucet
Inks:
Julie Doucet
Letters:
Julie Doucet

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Julie Doucet
Synopsis:
Julie and her boyfriend walk drunk through the snow.
Reprints:

House of Angels (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Santiago Cohen
Pencils:
Santiago Cohen
Inks:
Santiago Cohen
Letters:
typeset

Reprints:

The Strange Case of Ross Brown (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Dennis Worden
Pencils:
Dennis Worden; Ross Brown
Inks:
Dennis Worden
Letters:
Dennis Worden

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Dennis Worden; Ross Brown; Ross Brown's Father [Popeye]
Synopsis:
Dennis recounts a friend of his who got too involved in the drug culture.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Indexer Notes

Last panel has a drawing that Dennis says is by Ross Brown. Ross Brown's father is drawn as Popeye.

["My Father's A Brain Specialist"] (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Luc Giard
Pencils:
Luc Giard (painting)
Inks:
Luc Giard (painting)
Colors:
Luc Giard (painting)
Letters:
Luc Giard

Synopsis:
Four panels about a family and their relationships to head injuries.
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At Night, Coming Home... (Table of Contents)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script:
Julie Doucet
Pencils:
Julie Doucet
Inks:
Julie Doucet
Letters:
Julie Doucet

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Julie Doucet; Charlie (her cat)
Synopsis:
Julie comes home to find her apartment booby-trapped with guillotines.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Fate (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Francisco Torres Linhart [as Linhart]; Kate Sibbald (translation)
Pencils:
Francisco Torres Linhart [as Linhart]
Inks:
Francisco Torres Linhart [as Linhart]
Colors:
Francisco Torres Linhart [as Linhart]
Letters:
?

Synopsis:
Sapo is hit by a car and wonders about alternate versions of his life.
Reprints:

Homoman (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Maurice Vellekoop
Pencils:
Maurice Vellekoop
Inks:
Maurice Vellekoop
Letters:
Maurice Vellekoop

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
Homoman
Synopsis:
Parody of Superman's origin as if Superman was gay.
Reprints:

Geometrical Beastniks; The Beastniks (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J.D. King
Pencils:
J.D. King
Inks:
J.D. King
Colors:
J.D. King
Letters:
J.D. King

Genre:
satire-parody
Reprints:

The Beastniks Speak Out! (Table of Contents)

The Beastniks / comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
J.D. King
Pencils:
J.D. King
Inks:
J.D. King
Letters:
J.D. King

Genre:
satire-parody
Characters:
The Beastniks
Synopsis:
The Beastniks explain their philosophy.
Reprints:

Extreme Generation (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Mary Fleener
Pencils:
Mary Fleener
Inks:
Mary Fleener
Colors:
Mary Fleener
Letters:
Mary Fleener

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Mary Fleener
Synopsis:
Mary blasts people who make extreme changes in their lives.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Aug. 16th, 1989 (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Joe Matt
Pencils:
Joe Matt
Inks:
Joe Matt
Letters:
Joe Matt

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Joe Matt; Jesus Christ; John Lennon
Synopsis:
Joe Matt has a dream about meeting Jesus and Lennon and how he believed in each at different times.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

Music (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Maurice Vellekoop
Pencils:
Maurice Vellekoop (painting)
Inks:
Maurice Vellekoop (painting)
Colors:
Maurice Vellekoop (painting)
Letters:
Maurice Vellekoop

Synopsis:
A young man listens to music and it colours his day.
Reprints:

Liquid (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Clara Bayliss Collier
Pencils:
David Collier
Inks:
David Collier
Letters:
David Collier

Synopsis:
The story of water in a person's life.
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Why? (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Seth
Pencils:
Seth
Inks:
Seth
Colors:
Seth
Letters:
Seth

Genre:
biography
Characters:
Seth; Gary Evans
Synopsis:
Seth recounts a childhood story where he was cruel to a mentally ill neighbour.
Reprints:
Keywords:
autobiography

A Dear John Letter From Your Dog On Moving Day (Table of Contents)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Philip Fine
Pencils:
John Oliveros
Inks:
John Oliveros
Letters:
John Oliveros

Genre:
humour
Synopsis:
A letter from a dog who is leaving his owner on the day he moves out of an apartment and into a house.
Reprints:

Night Job (Table of Contents)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script:
Maurice Vellekoop
Pencils:
Maurice Vellekoop
Inks:
Maurice Vellekoop
Colors:
Maurice Vellekoop

Synopsis:
A woman vaccuums an office and goes home on a streetcar at night.
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Indexer Notes

No dialogue.

Biographies (Table of Contents)

text article / 1 page (report information)

Script:
?
Pencils:
Santiago Cohen (painting)
Inks:
Santiago Cohen (painting)
Colors:
Santiago Cohen (painting)
Letters:
typeset

Genre:
biography
Synopsis:
Brief biographies of the creators in the book, along with a painted piece by Santiago Cohen.

[Endpapers] (Table of Contents)

filler / 2 pages (report information)

Pencils:
Maurice Vellekoop
Inks:
Maurice Vellekoop
Colors:
Maurice Vellekoop

Indexer Notes

A two page illustration, beginning on final interior page and continuing onto inside back cover.

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

illustration / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Maurice Vellekoop
Inks:
Maurice Vellekoop
Colors:
Maurice Vellekoop

Indexer Notes

On back cover of book.