Archive for Jim Steranko

Red Tide

Posted in Uncategorized with tags , on November 5, 2014 by Dylan Thomas Hayden

Legendary comics creator Jim Steranko is 76 today. Though his revolutionary work for Marvel Comics was before my time I did in my teens acquire a copy of his pioneering graphic novel Chandler: Red Tide and probably only read it two or three hundred times. A brilliant homage to classic film noir and hard-boiled detective fiction, it started me on a lifelong fascination with the genre.