(June 2003)

Alternative Comics, 2003 Series
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Price
2.95 USD
Pages
24
On-sale Date
2003-06
Indicia / Colophon Publisher
Alternative Comics
Brand
Alternative Comics
ISBN
1-891867-51-2 Search at WorldCat
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Issue Notes

[no title indexed] (Table of Contents)

cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils
Josh Neufeld
Inks
Josh Neufeld
Colors
Josh Neufeld
Letters
Josh Neufeld

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Josh; Sari
Synopsis
Josh & Sari are sitting playing cards, surrounded by batiks, carved masks, and other souvenirs of their travels
Keywords
autobiography; backpacking; Bali; couples; Indonesia; Thailand; travel

Perseverance Pays Off (Table of Contents: 1)

text story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Josh Neufeld

Genre
non-fiction
Characters
Josh Neufeld
Synopsis
Josh discusses selling his and R. Walker's comic book Titans of Finance during Ralph Nader's 2002 Crackdown on Corporate Crime rally in New York City.
Keywords
business; corruption; demonstration; money; politics; R. Walker; Ralph Nader; Titans of Finance; Wall Street

Indexer Notes

Illustrated with photos

Tribal Rituals, Part One: On a Mission (Table of Contents: 2)

comic story / 12 pages (report information)

Script
Josh Neufeld
Pencils
Josh Neufeld
Inks
Josh Neufeld
Colors
Josh Neufeld
Letters
Josh Neufeld

Genre
non-fiction; biography; religious
Characters
Josh; Sari
Synopsis
Stranded in a remote corner of Thailand, Josh and Sari are taken in by a family of Baptist missionaries. New perspectives — the missionary view of Thai life and the Buddhist view of fireboats — force them to confront their own spiritual longings.
Reprints
Keywords
backpacking; Buddhism; Christianity; missionaries; religion; rituals; Thailand; travel

From the Asylum (Table of Contents: 3)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Josh Neufeld
Pencils
Josh Neufeld
Inks
Josh Neufeld
Colors
Josh Neufeld
Letters
Josh Neufeld

Genre
humor; biography
Characters
Josh Neufeld
Synopsis
A teenage boy's mania for lists and statistics
Keywords
baseball; Blue Devil; charts; comics; graphs; Hill Street Blues; lists; mental illness; movies; music; Prince; projections; Star Wars; statistics; Teen Titans; television; Thor

I Left My Name in San Francisco (Table of Contents: 4)

comic story / 4 pages (report information)

Script
Josh Neufeld
Pencils
Josh Neufeld
Inks
Josh Neufeld
Colors
Josh Neufeld
Letters
Josh Neufeld

Genre
drama; detective-mystery
Characters
Josh; Sari
Synopsis
Josh and Sari take a fictitious Nick-and-Nora turn investigating a friend's strange behavior.
Reprints
Keywords
Mafia; police; San Francisco

Case No. 714: Georges Rémi vs. Josh Neufeld (Table of Contents: 5)

comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script
Josh Neufeld
Pencils
Josh Neufeld
Inks
Josh Neufeld
Colors
Josh Neufeld
Letters
Josh Neufeld

Genre
humor; non-fiction; biography; satire-parody
Characters
Josh Neufeld; Tintin
Synopsis
Humorous courtroom scene where Tintin points out all the ways Neufeld copied Tintin-creator Hergé (George Remi) during the course of his art career, starting from when he was 8 or 9 years old. A light-hearted way of demonstrating the great debt Josh's work owes to the legendary Belgian cartoonist.
Reprints
Keywords
Captain Haddock; Snow; Tintin; travel; trial

Song for September 11th (Table of Contents: 6)

comic story / 3 pages (report information)

Script
Josh Neufeld
Pencils
Josh Neufeld
Inks
Josh Neufeld
Colors
Josh Neufeld
Letters
Josh Neufeld

Genre
non-fiction; biography; historical
Characters
Josh; Sari
Synopsis
Josh reacts to news of planes colliding into the World Trade Center during the September 11th terrorist attack on New York City. Lyrics to the song "New York, New York" (written and composed by Fred Ebb and John Kander) appear with the story text.
Reprints
Keywords
Fred Ebb; John Kander; Kander & Ebb; New York City; September 11 Terrorist Attacks; terrorism; World Trade Center

Indexer Notes

Original art acquired by the Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division: http://www.loc.gov/pictures/item/2003653075/

Corporal Punishment (Table of Contents: 7)

comic story / 1 page (report information)

Script
Josh Neufeld
Pencils
Josh Neufeld
Inks
Josh Neufeld
Colors
Josh Neufeld
Letters
Josh Neufeld

Genre
historical; satire-parody
Characters
George H.W. Bush; George W. Bush; Bill Clinton; Saddam Hussein
Reprints
  • from Warburger (Stripburger, 2003)
Keywords
blocks; children; invasion; Iraq; September 11 terrorist attacks; terrorism; U.S.A.; war
Editing
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Series Information
Table of Contents
  1. 0. [no title indexed]
  2. 1. Perseverance Pays Off
  3. 2. Tribal Rituals, Part One: On a Mission
  4. 3. From the Asylum
  5. 4. I Left My Name in San Francisco
  6. 5. Case No. 714: Georges Rémi vs. Josh Neufeld
  7. 6. Song for September 11th
  8. 7. Corporal Punishment
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Mike Nielsen
  • Josh Neufeld