The Sound of Silence

It could be argued that a truly silent comic is devoid of any sound whatsoever. Personally I don’t take such a strict view. In my opinion a silent comic is a comic whose narrative is driven by sequential imagery alone without the use of dialogue between characters. I feel that the use of onomatopoeia, words […]

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Jason’s “Almost Silent”

John Arne Sæterøy is better known by his pen name Jason. He is a cartoonist and comic writer from Molde, Norway. Jason is known for his sparse drawing style and dead pan humour. In his comics he creates an almost noir style world populated by anthropomorphic animals. Jason’s body of work feature a number of silent […]

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The Silent Appeal

When asked to define a comic, the definition will most likely indicate that a comic is a narrative or idea expressed through sequential images which combine words and pictures. Although in truth this kind of definition fits a large majority of comics, there are many comics which do not exactly fit this description. There are […]

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