Here I am being interviewed on Days of Revolt with Chris Hedges, whose genius of spirit and radicalizing brilliance I have long loved and admired. And just to give you a heads-up, I may have compared myself favorably to Jesus at some point during our discussion. I blame my puny breakfast, the hot lights and […]
Another chance to see Mr. Fish do his act with scarfs, doves, flames, ladies and saws! Meet him at the Art Center College of Design in Pasadena on Monday, October 5th at 7:30pm. The event is free and there’s a money back guarantee for those too cheap to pay attention. Dig it. And for those […]
If you’re in the Los Angeles area on Saturday, October 3rd, and you need something to do after lunch and before dinner alone with your cats, swing by Bergamot Station in Santa Monica at 4pm. Besides getting to see me going on and on about this and that with famed curmudgeon and radically influential and […]
Well, it’s finally here! For those of you who waited so patiently for a version of my new book, WARNING! Graphic Content, to be published non-virtually as something with pages, heft and scent, that you could hold and caress and set out proudly on your coffee table next to Natural Harvest: A Collection of Semen-Based […]
Here is a long interview I did for the world-famous Henry Jenkins’ brainiac blog, Confessions of an Aca-Fan. The conversation will be posted in three parts. Apologies for not posting any cartoons recently, by the way. I’m currently teaching at the University of Pennsylvania and simultaneously trying to get all the pre-production done on a […]
Here’s something I wrote for Truthdig about free speech and profound, unavoidable revulsion to commemorate the 1 month anniversary of the Charlie Hebdo massacre. Dig it.
Here is the write up of my new book, WARNING! Graphic Content, in PRINT Magazine, which I’ve been a fan of ever since I was a wee lass living in the wilds of New Jersey with scabs on my knees and hollyhocks in my hair and broken dreams balled up and shrieking in my widdle […]
Here are a pair of links to Mr. Fish spouting off about Charlie Hebdo, Helen Thomas, American exceptionalism and why pens and pencils and erasures are fucking awesome – sometimes. Dig it. Michael Slate Show Truthdig Radio
Let me begin by saying that anyone incapable of interpreting the massacre at the Charlie Hebdo offices in Paris today as anything but a cruel and meaningless act of mass murder deserves neither my respect nor deference. To suggest, as some in the media – particularly those arguing from the right wing – have over […]
With Thanksgiving looming and scarcely a month before the white Republican Jesus tumbles minty clean and blue-eyed from his mother’s stinky surprise to insist that everybody on the planet blush at the same exact shit that he and his super uptight conservative dad blush at or else, the crowdfunding campaign to finish the ferociously wise […]
Come all ye faithless! Where? To the world famous Art Center in Pasadena. Why? Because I will be there on Thursday the 13th to talk about my new book and to project images and ideas guaranteed to enlighten and nauseate and perturb. The event, unlike most of the others surrounding the promotion of this book […]
Here’s a link to the excerpt from my new book, WARNING! Graphic Content, published in this week’s Nation magazine. Dig it.
Have your IDs ready and your intolerance for dirty pictures and controversial ideas checked at the door for it’s time to step into the head of Mr. Fish, where filthy ideas meet deep insights and something like inspiring woe, discouraging indifference and gleeful nihilism are born! After interviewing notorious brainiacs such as Art Spiegelman and […]