Frankie's Blog — Women's History Month
Women in Comics: Outstanding Female Comic Book Artists Who Are Taking the Industry by Storm, by Angela Rairden
Amanda Conner Jen Bartel Jenny Frison Peach Momoko Rose Besch Women's History Month
March is Women’s History Month and, whereas last year I wrote a blog featuring three outstanding female comic book writers, this year I wanted to write one that focuses on a few of the industry’s most inspired female artists. The list for this category is long and could easily fill several pages – a fact which I am quite thrilled about, personally. The world of comic books has largely been considered a male-dominated industry in the past; however, this mindset has changed in the past decade or so as more and more women gain an interest in comic books. This...
Women in Comics: Three Writers Who Are Dominating the Industry by Angela Rairden
Captain Marvel comic book writers Gail SImone Kelly Sue DeConnick Kelly Thompson Women's History Month
March is Women’s History Month and, as such, I wanted to make a few blog posts this month about female comic book creators. I thought that I would start out by writing about a few really badass female comic book writers whom I, as a female comic book fan and a writer myself, really look up to. I hope you find them as inspiring as I do. KELLY SUE DECONNICK DeConnick’s 2012 run of Carol Danvers as Captain Marvel is what first really got me into comics. She wrote Carol as a strong and capable woman who was also very...