Steve Ahlquist

Steve Ahlquist
Steve Ahlquist is a writer, artist, filmmaker, atheist activist and multipurpose meddler. He is a lifelong Rhode islander and lives in Providence with his amazing wife Katherine. His picture is him, as a spaceman, by his son, Alex.

Articles by Steve Ahlquist

Book Review: Stocking Dead
December 8, 2015 No Commentby

Book Review: Stocking Dead

What if you took all those animated Christmas specials we all loved growing up, complete with toy making elves, Santa ...

Alan Moore's Providence Explores the Horror of Reality
August 19, 2015 No Commentby

Alan Moore’s Providence Explores the Horror of Reality

As Providence gears up for NecronomiCon, a semi-annual gathering to celebrate the life and work of one of Rhode Island’s ...

Horror and Beauty Contrasted in Beautiful Darkness
March 25, 2014 No Commentby

Horror and Beauty Contrasted in Beautiful Darkness

Graphic novel released in English Beautiful Darkness, a 2009 graphic novel released in English for the first time this year ...

Graphic Novel Review: On Loving Women
February 18, 2014 No Commentby

Graphic Novel Review: On Loving Women

On Loving Women is a collection of 10 lesbian coming out stories from artist and animator Diane Obomsawin. Each story ...

Pippi Appears in Comics!
November 26, 2013 No Commentby

Pippi Appears in Comics!

Pippi Longstocking is a children’s book character every bit as compelling and important as the classic big three girl heroines ...

Book Review: Woman Rebel: The Margaret Sanger Story
October 29, 2013 No Commentby

Book Review: Woman Rebel: The Margaret Sanger Story

Bagge seeks to illuminate the life of a woman who was neither saint nor devil, but a human being with ...

Book Review: New Critical Essays On H. P. Lovecraft
October 16, 2013 No Commentby

Book Review: New Critical Essays On H. P. Lovecraft

The content of the introduction to this new scholarly tome of Lovecraftian criticism should be familiar to all who attended ...