Photo Comics or Not? Room For Ourselves in A Softer World

Editor’s note: I ran a poll on photo comics to see if I was the only one with a strangely firm prejudice against them—I wasn’t! Some really interesting discussion followed and as it developed I asked cartoonist Meredith Park to share her feelings in a longer form, here, on WWAC. Voila! Strong, personally held opinions: that’s what we like. Disagree? Here’s a longer piece on some great photo comics. Unsure? Here’s some scholarship! I may be biased as an autobio cartoonist who usually relies on imagery that doesn’t correlate with the text of a comic. I can get away...

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