349New Books October
- Oct 13, 2001The following book are solicited this month for a December 2000 release. See Prieviws 11.10 for further details.Once again, there's not much being offered that relates to Arthuriana:I've no idea exactly what this collection reprints, but it sounds like the material last reprinted in X-men Archives Featuring Captain Britain.ACG Comics: Fire and Steel TP. 16 pp. B&W. $10.95. Art by Wood, Glanzman, Aparo, Ditka and more.Stories of Robin Hood, Hercules, Thane of Baggarth and others. Anybody want to check this out for Arthur?EC Comics: Comic Book Market Place #89. B&W with color gallery. $5.95. Two covers available.Special Hal Foster and Frank Cho issue. Sounds like the Foster section is a review of Brian Kane's new biography.Future Publishing: The SPX Guide to Fantasy Movie Special. $11.00Spotlight on Harry Potter and Fellowship of the Rings plus a run-down of the top 20 fantasy films of all time.Import from the Netherlands: Foxx Tracker #1: The Lance of Longinus by Maurice Hof. B&W. 32 pp. $4.99."This collection of pulp-like, tongue-in-check stories is drawn in a spectacular scraperboard technique." With English text.Michael A. Torregrossa, M. A.
34 Second Street
Smithfield, RI 02917-3627Web sites:
The Arthurian Comic Book Discussion List Homepage
http://home.att.net/~torregrossa/comichome.htmThe Bokewyrm's Guide to Medieval Studies on the Internet
http://home.att.net/~bokewyrm/Camelot 3000 and Beyond: An Annotated Bibliography of Arthurian Comic Books Published in the United States c. 1980-1998. Part of "The Arthuriana / Camelot Project Bibliographies." (Revised edition now online.)
http://www.lib.rochester.edu/camelot/acpbibs/comicbib.htmTeaching the Legend of King Arthur in the Twenty-first Century: A Basic Reference Guide
'Young Indiana Jones: Travels With Father' (1996)Nikos Kazantzakis: "Well, your father is living in the Dark Ages!"Young Indy: "Almost--My father is a medievalist."
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