Alternative Weekly Awards

The Alternative Weekly Award winners include one for cartoons. Here’re your 2003 winners:


4 or fewer papers
First Place: Various Strips, Chris Ware
Second Place: “La Petite Camera,” Garret Gaston
Third Place: “Slowpoke,” Jen Sorenson
Honorable Mention: “Suspect Device,” Greg Peters

5 or more papers
First Place: “Tom the Dancing Bug,” Ruben Bolling (Ken Fisher)
Second Place: “The City,” Derf (John Backderf)

Xaviar Xerexes

Wandering webcomic ronin. Created Comixpedia (2002-2005) and ComixTalk (2006-2012; 2016-?). Made a lot of unfinished comics and novels.