Eisner Week: The Modern Spirit

Will Eisner’s last The Spirit story was written in 1952, but that doesn’t mean it was the last we’d see of the character. Throughout the 1960s and 1970s, reprinted stories appeared courtesy of Kitchen...

Eisner Week: The Educator

The Spirit may be his defining work, and The Contract With God Trilogy may be his crowning achievement, but the work of Will Eisner that may have the most lasting impact is that as an educator. Through the...

Eisner Week: The Pre-War SPIRIT

Will Eisner's The Spirit was, at its peak, circulated in about 20 newspapers nationwide as the feature in a 16-page insert. It was the newspaper industry's answer to the fledgling comic book industry. The...