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Medieval Catholics Saw Nature as a Stepping Stone to God

The medieval era, we are told, was defined by suspicion and discord towards the natural, material world-wide. “In medieval Christian doctrine, ” find academic and columnist Joel Kotkin in his new book The Coming of Neo-Feudalism, “the world we grasp with our abilities is transitory, while the spiritual world is more real …. The emphasis […]

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Memba them? What the comics industry looked like in 2006

Last week’s look back at the comics industry of 1992 got a LOT of observations. One of them was from Milton Griepp, the organizer of the all grey, all male 1992 manufacture conference I looked back at. Milton wrote to point me to his first ICv2 Conference in 2006, which was held as part of […]