Archives for “Queer”

I just got a very welcome e-mail from Fantagraphics, with information about their new, upcoming edition of 7 Miles A Second. This book was revelatory to ...


Hey folks! I got a note from Justin Hall, Editor of the excellent new queer comics compendium No Straight Lines, letting me know that the application deadline ...


Despite a rather packed schedule I took some time over the last two weeks to participate in Andrew Wheeler's survey of characters who are inspiring ...


This afternoon, the Kickstarter for Little Heart, the marriage equality-supporting comics anthology that I'm participating in hit its goal of $8500, and so it looks ...


I feel like I've been far too lax in getting the word out about Little Heart, a forthcoming comics anthology full of great comics work, ...


Hey folks. I was invited to write an introduction for a very special comics anthology, called Little Heart: A Comic For Marriage Equality. It's going ...


[caption id="attachment_7066" align="alignright" width="245" caption="The World Of Gloria Badcock, coming this summer from Koyama Press."][/caption] Fabulous news! The incredibly talented cartoonist and illustrator Maurice Vellekoop has ...


A fellow named Mysh e-mailed me out of the blue to let me know about his Queer Haiku Comics, being released online under the name ...


[caption id="attachment_6896" align="aligncenter" width="550" caption="Image from Avengers: The Children's Crusade #1, by Allan Heinberg and Olivier Coipel. Stolen from http://blog.project76.tv/2010/07/13478/"][/caption] GLAAD, the Gay and Lesbian Aliance ...


It occurs to me, this being a comic-book website, that not all of my readers may be familiar with club flyers, and may think them ...


[caption id="attachment_5897" align="aligncenter" width="540" caption="Cover Detail from the September 2010 issue of Japanese Gay Men's Magazine "Badi", a special spotlight issue on Gengoroh Tagame. Art ...


Timeline: May 24th: Zan Christiensen posts a great article about possible censorship concerns against gay-centric graphic novels at Apple's App Store, for the iPad and iPhone. http://prismcomics.org/display.php?id=1858 June ...


[caption id="attachment_5637" align="alignright" width="250" caption="Too racy for Apple? Apparently so... The Importance of Being Ernest, by Tom Bouden."][/caption] While I was on my little hiatus, one ...


I realize I'm kinda famous for not reading the Previews until it's almost-too-late, but I do occasionally try to catch up on other websites' mentions ...


7. Antique Bakery Volume 1, by Fumi Yoshinaga. Published by Digital Manga Publishing, July 2005. Much like Cardcaptor Sakura wasn't the first shoujo title published in ...


Today marks the beginning of Gay Pride Week here in Toronto! Sadly because I'm out and about right now, I had to reuse this image, ...


Amazon's "adult materials" policy (I didn't even know they had one) is thus: "In consideration of our entire customer base, we exclude "adult" material from appearing ...


Today the Gay & Lesbian Alliance Against Defimation, or GLAAD, announced the nominees for their 20th Annual Media Awards. Included again this year is a ...


" We picked up our marriage license yesterday and we will get legally married before November 4th. For this and for the following, I want ...


Hey there, readership! Two quick things. I am still in New York, and the nice folks at NPR's The Bryant Park Project morning show have asked ...


Being a gay dude who is at least nominally interested in the bears (not the sports team) I'm pretty-much spoiled for choice when it comes ...


If you head over to Xtra.ca, the website of Canada's twice-monthly free gay newspaper, you can see my second article for the paper, a primer ...


+ Let's see what joys the internet can provide for us today, shall we? "Fan Fiction is an Internet site where fans can speculate, converse and ...


Shannon Gerard at TCAF 2007. Picture by Blake Bell. Visitors to the 2007 Toronto Comic Arts Festival may be familiar with the works of cartoonists Shannon ...


Though the official release date isn't until today, The Best American Comics 2007 can already be found on store shelves everywhere, be they 'comic', 'book', ...