Sunday, August 12, 2012

RIP Joe Kubert

By Todd Allen

Not a lot of details on this yet, but Twitter and Facebook are spreading the news that Joe Kubert has passed away.

Kubert, simply put, is one of the titans of field.  He’s probably best known for his work on Hawkman (including the original version in the 1940s) and his work on DC’s war comics, like Sgt. Rock.  Personally, I’ve always had a soft spot for his Tarzan.  Kubert was an editor at DC.  The founder of The Kubert School, training new artists.He is survived by his sons, Adam and Andy, both outstanding artists in their own right.

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