Lynda Barry

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2012

    Sound Unseen Film/Music/Art Festival 2012 lineup: Rick Springfield, TV on the Radio, and more

    See Also: Journey, Pat Benatar and Loverboy at the Minnesota State Fair, 9/1/12 Sound Unseen 12: From Sid & Nancy to Sigur Ros The 13th Annual Sound Unseen Film/Music/Art Festival has just announced the dates, film lineup, and venues participating in this year's festivities. Sound Unseen will r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2012

    City Pages: A history of our editorial design

    ​It's about time. This month's stem-to-stern editorial redesign is the first since 2001.As with most large newspapers, complete redesigns are infrequent. In this publication, it's occurred roughly every eight-to-ten years. The decision to update our look was made over a year ago, and it's the res ... More >>

  • Arts

    December 21, 2011

    Artists of the Year 2011

    Alan Moore, Louis C.K., Bethany Larson, and more

  • Blogs

    May 13, 2005

    Nightstand confessional

    What the City Pages staff is reading--or pretending to read Corey Anderson  Chris Ware (ed.), McSweeney's Quarterly Concern No. 13:  Chicago graphic novel writer Chris Ware guest edits this comic-themed 2004 compilation. Ware showcases the work of numerous writers/illustrators such as Lynda Bar ... More >>

  • Books

    June 16, 2004

    Return to the Funnies

    The art-comics scene of the moment looks a lot like...the 1930s

  • Art

    February 5, 2003

    Book of Life

    The literary fantasies of artist Mary Esch

  • Books

    October 27, 1999

    My So-Called Death

    Lynda Barry's novel Cruddy illustrates the woe of the wonder years