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Adult animation, adult cartoon, or mature animation is any type of animation work that is mainly targeted towards adults, as opposed to children or family audiences.
African Americans (also referred to as Black Americans or Afro-Americans) are an ethnic group of Americans with total or partial ancestry from any of the black racial groups of Africa.
Myer Alan Barry King-Hamilton QC (9 December 1904 – 23 March 2010) was a British barrister and judge who was best known for hearing numerous high-profile cases at the Old Bailey during the 1960s and 1970s.
Aline Kominsky-Crumb (née Goldsmith; born August 1, 1948) is an American underground comics artist.
Alternative comics cover a range of American comics that have appeared since the 1980s, following the underground comix movement of the late 1960s and early 1970s.
American Splendor is a series of autobiographical comic books written by Harvey Pekar and drawn by a variety of artists.
Anarcho-capitalism is a political philosophy and school of anarchist thought that advocates the elimination of centralized state dictum in favor of self-ownership, private property and free markets.
Anarchy Comics is a series of underground comic books published by Last Gasp between 1978 and 1987, as part of the underground comix subculture of the era.
Angelfood McSpade is a comic book character created and drawn by the 1960s counter culture figure and underground comix artist Robert Crumb.
Anthropomorphism is the attribution of human traits, emotions, or intentions to non-human entities.
Arcade: The Comics Revue is a magazine-sized comics anthology created and edited by cartoonists Art Spiegelman and Bill Griffith to showcase underground comix.
Archie Comic Publications, Inc. is an American comic book publisher headquartered in Pelham, New York.
Armageddon is a 1972–1974 underground comic title published by Last Gasp.
Art Spiegelman (born Itzhak Avraham ben Zeev on February 15, 1948) is an American cartoonist, editor, and comics advocate best known for his graphic novel Maus.
Ayn Rand (born Alisa Zinovyevna Rosenbaum; – March 6, 1982) was a Russian-American writer and philosopher.
The Bancroft Library in the center of the campus of the University of California, Berkeley, is the university's primary special-collections library.
Barbara "Willy" Mendes (born January 30, 1948) is an American cartoonist and fine artist.
The Berkeley Barb was a weekly underground newspaper published in Berkeley, California, during the years 1965 to 1980.
Berkeley is a city on the east shore of San Francisco Bay in northern Alameda County, California.
Bhob Stewart (November 12, 1937 – February 24, 2014) was an American writer, editor, cartoonist, filmmaker, and active fan who contributed to a variety of publications over a span of five decades.
Big Apple Comix is an early independent comic book published by Flo Steinberg in 1975.
Bijou Funnies was an American underground comix magazine which published eight issues between 1968 and 1973.
William Henry Jackson "Bill" Griffith (born January 20, 1944) is an American cartoonist who signs his work Bill Griffith and Griffy.
William Pearson (born July 27, 1938), known professionally as Bill Pearson, is an American novelist, publisher, editor, artist, comic book scripter and letterer, notable as the editor-publisher of his own graphic story publication, witzend.
The Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum is a research library of American cartoons and comic art affiliated with the Ohio State University library system in Columbus, Ohio.
Biography: An Interdisciplinary Quarterly is an international, academic journal that provides a forum for biographical scholarship.
Bob Fingerman (born August 25, 1964) is an American comic book writer/artist born in Queens, New York, who is best known for his comic series Minimum Wage (Fantagraphics Books).
Bobby London (born June 29, 1950 in Brooklyn) is an American underground comix and mainstream comics artist.
Brain Damage was a British adult comic that was published monthly by Galaxy Publications (later Tristar Publications) and edited by Bill Hampton from 1989 to 1992.
Brian Bolland (born 26 March 1951)Salisbury, Mark, Artists on Comic Art (Titan Books, 2000), p. 11 is a British comics artist.
Bryan Talbot (born 24 February 1952) is a British comic book artist and writer, best known as the creator of The Adventures of Luther Arkwright and its sequel Heart of Empire, as well as the ''Grandville'' series of books.
Cadit quaestio is a Latin expression that is used as a legal term and in some other contexts.
Charles Plymell (born April 26, 1935, in Holcomb, Kansas) is a poet, novelist, and small press publisher.
Cherry (originally Cherry Poptart) is an erotic comic book about a sexually adventurous 18-year-old woman and her friends, written and drawn by Larry Welz.
A comic book or comicbook, also called comic magazine or simply comic, is a publication that consists of comic art in the form of sequential juxtaposed panels that represent individual scenes.
A comic strip is a sequence of drawings arranged in interrelated panels to display brief humor or form a narrative, often serialized, with text in balloons and captions.
The Comics Code Authority (CCA) was formed in 1954 by the Comics Magazine Association of America as an alternative to government regulation, to allow the comic publishers to self-regulate the content of comic books in the United States.
Comix Book is an underground comic book series published from 1974–1976, originally by Marvel Comics.
Company & Sons was an early underground comix publisher based in San Francisco, run by John Bagley.
The Corcoran Gallery of Art was an art museum in Washington, D.C. Prior to its closing, it was one of the oldest privately supported cultural institutions in the United States capital.
The counterculture of the 1960s refers to an anti-establishment cultural phenomenon that developed first in the United Kingdom (UK) and the United States (US) and then spread throughout much of the Western world between the mid-1960s and the mid-1970s, with London, New York City, and San Francisco being hotbeds of early countercultural activity.
The counterfeit means to imitate something.
Creator ownership in comics is an arrangement in which the comic book creator retains full ownership of the material, regardless of whether the work is self-published or published by a corporate publisher.
Danny Hellman (born August 2, 1964).
David Chester Gibbons (born 14 April 1949) is an English comics artist, writer and sometimes letterer.
David Heatley (born October 17, 1974) is an American cartoonist, illustrator, graphic designer, and musician.
DC Comics, Inc. is an American comic book publisher.
Death Rattle was an American black-and-white horror anthology comic book series published in three volumes by Kitchen Sink Press in the 1970s, 1980s, and 1990s.
Denis Kitchen (born August 27, 1946) is an American underground cartoonist, publisher, author, agent, and the founder of the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund.
Diane Noomin (born 1947 in Brooklyn, New York) is an American comics artist associated with the underground comics movement.
The direct market is the dominant distribution and retail network for American comic books.
Donald Richard Donahue (May 18, 1942 – October 27, 2010)Levin, Bob.
Doug Allen (born February 22, 1956) is an American underground cartoonist, illustrator, and musician.
Down and Dirty Duck, promoted under the abbreviated title Dirty Duck, is a 1974 American adult animated comedy film written and directed by Charles Swenson and starring Mark Volman and Howard Kaylan (Flo & Eddie) as the voices of a strait-laced, low-level white collar worker named Willard and an unnamed duck, among other characters.
The East Village Other (often abbreviated as EVO), was an American underground newspaper in New York City, New York, issued biweekly during the 1960s.
Entertaining Comics, more commonly known as EC Comics, was an American publisher of comic books, which specialized in horror fiction, crime fiction, satire, military fiction, and science fiction from the 1940s through the mid-1950s, notably the Tales from the Crypt series.
Ed Piskor (born July 28, 1982)Comics Buyer's Guide #1650; February 2009; page 107 is an alternative comics artist operating out of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
John Edward Barker (31 May 1950 – 18 April 1997) was an English cartoonist, best known for his work in International Times and The Observer in the late 1960s and early 1970s, including the comic strip "The Largactilites" (later renamed "The Galactilites").
The environmental movement (sometimes referred to as the ecology movement), also including conservation and green politics, is a diverse scientific, social, and political movement for addressing environmental issues.
Fantagraphics Books is an American publisher of alternative comics, classic comic strip anthologies, magazines, graphic novels, and the erotic Eros Comix imprint.
Feds 'N' Heads is an underground comic book, created and self-published by Gilbert Shelton, which introduced the world to the Shelton characters Wonder Wart-Hog and The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers.
Felix Dennis (27 May 1947 – 22 June 2014) was an English publisher, poet, spoken-word performer and philanthropist.
The feminist movement (also known as the women's movement, or simply feminism) refers to a series of political campaigns for reforms on issues such as reproductive rights, domestic violence, maternity leave, equal pay, women's suffrage, sexual harassment, and sexual violence, all of which fall under the label of feminism and the feminist movement.
Florence Steinberg (March 17, 1939 – July 23, 2017) was an American publisher of one of the first independent comic books, the underground/alternative comics hybrid Big Apple Comix, in 1975.
Forbidden Planet is the trading name of two separate science fiction, fantasy and horror bookshop chains across the United Kingdom, Ireland and the United States, and is named after the 1956 feature film of the same name.
Forbidden Zone is a 1980 American musical fantasy comedy film directed and produced by Richard Elfman, and co-written by Elfman and fellow Mystic Knights member Matthew Bright.
Foreskin Man is a comic book superhero created by Matthew Hess to protest against circumcision.
Frank Huntington Stack (born 1937 in Houston, Texas) is an American underground cartoonist and fine artist.
Free love is a social movement that accepts all forms of love.
Fritz the Cat was a comic strip created by Robert Crumb.
Fritz the Cat is a 1972 American adult animated comedy film written and directed by Ralph Bakshi.
Gary Edson Arlington (October 7, 1938 – January 16, 2014) was an American retailer, artist, editor, and publisher, who became a key figure in the underground comix movement of the 1960s and 1970s.
Gary Leib (born in Chicago, Illinois) is an American underground cartoonist, animator, and musician.
Gary Panter (born December 1, 1950) is a cartoonist, illustrator, painter, designer and part-time musician.
The gay liberation movement of the late 1960s through the mid-1980s urged lesbians and gay men to engage in radical direct action, and to counter societal shame with gay pride.
George Metzger (b. 1939) is an American cartoonist and animator.
Gilbert Shelton (born May 31, 1940), Lambiek Comiclopedia.
God Nose is a 42-page American comic book produced in 1964 by Jack "Jaxon" Jackson and is considered one of the first underground comix.
Richard Eugene "Grass" Green (May 7, 1939Social Security Death Index. – August 5, 2002) was an African American cartoonist notable for being the first black participant in both the 1960s fan art movement and the 1970s underground comics movement.
Haight-Ashbury is a district of San Francisco, California, named for the intersection of Haight and Ashbury streets.
Harvey Kurtzman (October 3, 1924 – February 21, 1993) was an American cartoonist and editor.
Harvey Lawrence Pekar (October 8, 1939 – July 12, 2010) was an American underground comic book writer, music critic, and media personality, best known for his autobiographical American Splendor comic series.
A head shop is a retail outlet specializing in paraphernalia used for consumption of cannabis and tobacco and items related to cannabis culture and related countercultures.
Help! is an American satire magazine that was published by James Warren from 1960 to 1965.
Horror is a genre of speculative fiction which is intended to, or has the capacity to frighten, scare, disgust, or startle its readers or viewers by inducing feelings of horror and terror.
Howard the Duck is a fictional character appearing in American comic books published by Marvel Comics.
Hunt Emerson (born 1952) is a cartoonist living and working in Birmingham, England.
Index on Censorship is a campaigning publishing organisation for freedom of expression, which produces a quarterly magazine of the same name from London.
International Times (it or IT) is the name of various underground newspapers, with the original title founded in London in 1966.
It Ain't Me Babe Comix is a one-shot underground comic book published in 1970.
Ivan Brunetti (born Mondavio, Italy, October 3, 1967) is an Italian and American cartoonist and comics scholar based in Chicago, Illinois.
Jack Edward Jackson (May 15, 1941 – June 8, 2006), better known by his pen name Jaxon, was an American cartoonist, illustrator, historian, and writer.
Jay Malcolm Kennedy (April 18, 1956 – March 15, 2007) was an American editor and writer.
Jay Kinney (born 1950) is an American author, editor, and former underground cartoonist.
Jay Patrick Lynch (January 7, 1945 – March 5, 2017) was an American cartoonist who played a key role in the underground comix movement with his Bijou Funnies and other titles.
James William Woodring (born October 11, 1952) is an American cartoonist, fine artist, writer and toy designer.
Joseph Quarles "Joe" Schenkman (born September 8, 1947) is an American publisher and underground cartoonist.
Joel Beck (May 7, 1943 – September 14, 1999) was a San Francisco Bay Area artist and cartoonist.
John F. ("Johnny") Ryan IV (born November 30, 1970 in Boston, Massachusetts), Johnny Ryan official website.
Joyce Farmer (born Joyce Farmer; 1938 in Los Angeles, California)Vankin, Deborah.
Julie Doucet (born December 31, 1965) is a Canadian underground cartoonist and artist, best known for her autobiographical works such as Dirty Plotte and My New York Diary.
Justin Considine Green (born 1945), Iconoclast Editions website.
Kim Deitch (born May 21, 1944 in Los Angeles)Donahue, Don and Susan Goodrick, editors.
King Features Syndicate, Inc. is a print syndication company owned by Hearst Communications that distributes about 150 comic strips, newspaper columns, editorial cartoons, puzzles, and games to nearly 5,000 newspapers worldwide.
Kitchen Sink Press was a comic book publishing company founded by Denis Kitchen in 1970.
Knockabout Comics is a UK publisher and distributor of underground and alternative books and comics.
Larry Hama (born June 7, 1949) is an American comic-book writer, artist, actor, and musician who has worked in the fields of entertainment and publishing since the 1960s.
Larry S. Todd, Who's Who of American Comics Books, 1928–1999. Accessed Sept.
Last Gasp is a San Francisco-based book publisher with a lowbrow art and counterculture focus.
Left-wing politics supports social equality and egalitarianism, often in opposition to social hierarchy.
London is the capital and most populous city of England and the United Kingdom.
Lyn Chevli – also credited as Lyn Chevely and Chin Lyvely – (December 24, 1931 – October 8, 2016) was an American cartoonist who participated in the underground comix movement.
Lynda Barry (born Linda Jean Barry; January 2, 1956) is an American cartoonist, author, and teacher.
Mad (stylized as MAD) is an American humor magazine founded in 1952 by editor Harvey Kurtzman and publisher William Gaines, launched as a comic book before it became a magazine.
Marvel Comics is the common name and primary imprint of Marvel Worldwide Inc., formerly Marvel Publishing, Inc. and Marvel Comics Group, a publisher of American comic books and related media.
Maus is a graphic novel by American cartoonist Art Spiegelman, serialized from 1980 to 1991.
Melinda Gebbie is an American comics artist and writer, known for her participation in the underground comix movement.
Michael John Weller was born in south London in 1946.
Michael Christopher "Mike" DianaShepherd, Chuck (August 1994).
Miller v. California, 413 U.S. 15 (1973),.
A minicomic is a creator-published comic book, often photocopied and stapled or with a handmade binding.
The Mission District, also commonly called "The Mission", is a neighborhood in San Francisco, California, United States, originally known as "the Mission lands" meaning the lands belonging to the sixth Alta California mission, Mission San Francisco de Asis.
Monty Python’s Flying Circus (known during the final series as just Monty Python) is a British sketch comedy series created by the comedy group Monty Python and broadcast by the BBC from 1969 to 1974.
The Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) is an American trade association representing the six major film studios of Hollywood.
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is an art museum located in Midtown Manhattan in New York City, on 53rd Street between Fifth and Sixth Avenues.
National Lampoon, Inc. is a company formed in 2002 in order to use the brand name "National Lampoon" in comedy and entertainment.
The Central Criminal Court of England and Wales, commonly referred to as the Old Bailey from the street on which it stands, is a court in London and one of a number of buildings housing the Crown Court.
"Omaha" the Cat Dancer is an erotic comic strip and later comic book created by artist Reed Waller and writer Kate Worley.
OZ was an underground alternative magazine.
Peter Bagge (pronounced, as in bag; born December 11, 1957) is an American cartoonist whose best-known work includes the comics Hate and Neat Stuff.
Phaidon is a global publisher of books on art, architecture, photography, design, performing arts, decorative arts, fashion, film, travel, and contemporary culture, as well as cookbooks and children’s books.
Playboy is an American men's lifestyle and entertainment magazine.
Pornography (often abbreviated porn) is the portrayal of sexual subject matter for the exclusive purpose of sexual arousal.
The Print Mint, Inc. was a major publisher and distributor of underground comix based in the San Francisco Bay Area during the genre's late 1960s-early 1970s heyday.
Project MUSE, a non-profit collaboration between libraries and publishers, is an online database of peer-reviewed academic journals and electronic books.
The Pulitzer Prize is an award for achievements in newspaper, magazine and online journalism, literature, and musical composition in the United States.
Punk subculture includes a diverse array of ideologies, fashion, and other forms of expression, visual art, dance, literature and film.
Ralph Bakshi (born October 29, 1938) is an American director of animated and live-action films.
Raw was a comics anthology edited by Art Spiegelman and Françoise Mouly and published by Mouly from 1980 to 1991.
Richard Alden "Rick" Griffin (June 18, 1944 – August 18, 1991) was an American artist and one of the leading designers of psychedelic posters in the 1960s.
Rip Off Press, Inc. is a mail order retailer and distributor, better known as the former publisher of "adult-themed" series like The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers and Rip Off Comix, as well as many other seminal publications from the underground comix era.
Robert Armstrong (b. 1950 in Pasadena, California) is a cartoonist, illustrator, painter, and musician.
Robert Dennis Crumb (born August 30, 1943) is an American cartoonist and musician who often signs his work R. Crumb.
Rock music is a broad genre of popular music that originated as "rock and roll" in the United States in the early 1950s, and developed into a range of different styles in the 1960s and later, particularly in the United Kingdom and in the United States.
Roger Brand (January 5, 1943 – November 23, 1985) was an American cartoonist who created stories for both mainstream and underground comic books.
Roger Sabin is an English writer about comics and lecturer at Central St. Martins in London, England.
Rory Hayes (August 8, 1949 – August 29, 1983) was an American underground cartoonist in the late 1960s and early 1970s.
Steve Clay Wilson (born July 25, 1941), better known as S. Clay Wilson, is an American underground cartoonist and central figure in the underground comix movement.
San Francisco (initials SF;, Spanish for 'Saint Francis'), officially the City and County of San Francisco, is the cultural, commercial, and financial center of Northern California.
The San Francisco Bay Area (popularly referred to as the Bay Area) is a populous region surrounding the San Francisco, San Pablo and Suisun estuaries in the northern part of the U.S. state of California.
Science fiction (often shortened to Sci-Fi or SF) is a genre of speculative fiction, typically dealing with imaginative concepts such as advanced science and technology, spaceflight, time travel, and extraterrestrial life.
Shary Flenniken (born 1950 in Norfolk, Virginia) is an American editor-writer-illustrator and underground cartoonist.
Mervyn "Skip" Williamson (August 19, 1944 – March 16, 2017) was an American underground cartoonist and central figure in the underground comix movement.
A small press is a publisher with annual sales below a certain level.
Snappy Sammy Smoot is an American underground comix character created by Skip Williamson in 1968.
Manuel Rodriguez (March 2, 1940 – November 28, 2012), better known as Spain or Spain Rodriguez, was an American underground cartoonist who created the character Trashman.
Stephen J. Ditko (born November 2, 1927) is an American comics artist and writer best known as the artist and co-creator, with Stan Lee, of the Marvel Comics superheroes Spider-Man and Doctor Strange.
The Supreme Court of the United States (sometimes colloquially referred to by the acronym SCOTUS) is the highest federal court of the United States.
Tales from the Crypt was an American bi-monthly horror comic anthology series published by EC Comics from 1950 to 1955, producing 27 issues.
Ted Richards (born 1946) is an American web designer and cartoonist, best known for his underground comix.
Terrence Vance Gilliam (born 22 November 1940) is an American-born British screenwriter, film director, animator, actor, comedian and member of the Monty Python comedy troupe.
The Checkered Demon is a fictional character created by S. Clay Wilson, one of the leading underground comix artists of the 1960s.
The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers is an underground comic about a fictional trio of stoner characters, created by the American artist Gilbert Shelton.
The Lord of the Rings is a 1978 American-British-Spanish animated high fantasy film directed by Ralph Bakshi.
The Nine Lives of Fritz the Cat is a 1974 American adult animated comedy film directed by Robert Taylor and written by Taylor.
Tijuana bibles (also known as eight-pagers, Tillie-and-Mac books, Jiggs-and-Maggie books, jo-jo books, bluesies, blue-bibles, gray-backs, and two-by-fours) were palm-sized pornographic comic books produced in the United States from the 1920s to the early 1960s.
Tits & Clits Comix is an all-female underground comics anthology put together by Joyce Farmer and Lyn Chevli, published from 1972 to 1987.
Trashman is a fictional character, a superhero who appeared regularly in underground comix and magazines between 1968 and 1985.
Trina Robbins (born 1938) is an American cartoonist.
The terms underground press or clandestine press refer to periodicals and publications that are produced without official approval, illegally or against the wishes of a dominant (governmental, religious, or institutional) group.
The Underground Press Syndicate (UPS), later known as the Alternative Press Syndicate (APS), was a network of countercultural newspapers and magazines formed in mid-1966 by the publishers of five early underground papers: the East Village Other, the Los Angeles Free Press, the Berkeley Barb, The Paper, and Fifth Estate. As it evolved, the Underground Press Syndicate created an Underground Press Service, and later its own magazine.
The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain,Usage is mixed with some organisations, including the and preferring to use Britain as shorthand for Great Britain is a sovereign country in western Europe.
The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S.) or America, is a federal republic composed of 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions.
The University of California, Berkeley (UC Berkeley, Berkeley, Cal, or California) is a public research university in Berkeley, California.
The University of Hawaii Press is a university press that is part of the University of Hawaiokinai.
Vaughn Bodē (July 22, 1941 – July 18, 1975) was an underground cartoonist and illustrator known for his character Cheech Wizard and his artwork depicting voluptuous women.
Victor Moscoso (b. 1936 in Oleiros, Galicia, Spain) is a Spanish-American artist best known for producing psychedelic rock posters, advertisements, and underground comix in San Francisco during the 1960s and 1970s.
Viz is a popular British comic magazine founded in 1979 by Chris Donald.
Wallace Allan Wood (June 17, 1927 – November 2, 1981) was an American comic book writer, artist and independent publisher, best known for his work on EC Comics's Mad and Marvel's Daredevil.
Walter Hopps (May 3, 1932 – March 20, 2005) was an American museum director and curator of contemporary art.
Weirdo is a magazine-sized comics anthology created by Robert Crumb and published by Last Gasp from 1981 to 1993.
Wimmen's Comix, later titled Wimmin's Comix, is an influential all-female underground comics anthology published from 1972 to 1992.
witzend, published on an irregular schedule spanning decades, is an underground comic showcasing contributions by comic book professionals, leading illustrators and new artists.
Wonder Wart-Hog (the "Hog of Steel") is an underground comic book character, a parody of Superman, created by Gilbert Shelton and Tony Bell.
In some countries, X is or has been a motion picture rating reserved for the most explicit films.
Young Lust was an underground comix anthology published sporadically from 1970 to 1993.
Zap Comix is an underground comix series which was originally part of the youth counterculture of the late 1960s.
A zine (short for magazine or fanzine) is a small-circulation self-published work of original or appropriated texts and images, usually reproduced via photocopier.
Zippy the Pinhead is a fictional character who is the protagonist of Zippy, an American comic strip created by Bill Griffith.