by Emmett Smith
First the bad news, the immortal narrator of our true American moral condition, the inimitable creator of Captain Pissgums and Ruby The Dyke, Pirate Queen, the Pulitzer-worthy author of “Lester Gass, Midnight Misogynist,” S Clay Wilson was reported to be either mugged or run down in a serious hit-and-run accident in San Francisco, in November of last year. This link gives more of the lowdown on the situation of the early collaborator with R Crumb, in the production of Zap Comix…
…and there’s an address for donations to help out with the medical bills.
Next follow eleven YouTube links to the Alternative Comic Artists Panel Discussion — including Wilson as well as Reed Waller and Kate Worley — on November 4, 2006, during its third stop in Mipple city (Minneapolis), MN, with an NEA sponsored exhibit of comic and cartooning art.
[Emmett R Smith all text-rights reserved 15 March 2009]