Golden and Silver Age romance comics have long languished in a…

Golden and Silver Age romance comics have long languished in a kind of postmodern carbonite, frozen in mainstream consciousness as images of tearful women in Roy Lichtenstein paintings, held in ironic disregard that often seems born of both feminism and misogyny (depending on whether one is judging the perceived messages sent by the often-male creators, or their intended audience as is often the case with media aimed at teen girls). The fact that the genre endured–and at one point even [Read Entire Story]

Ladies Making Comics is creating a place for women in comics to shine. | Patreon

Ladies Making Comics is creating a place for women in comics to shine. | Patreon: (That’s right– I’m back and begging for money!) I started Ladies Making Comics while in law school in November of 2010. From a simple tumblr made on an impulse, it grew into a wiki, a physical library, and a multi-platform up-to-the-minute resource of what remarkable things amazing women were doing in comics.Then, just as I was hitting my stride, I had to slow it down. I had graduated from law school, started a [Read Entire Story]

Remember all those things I said I was going to do? Yeah, I did…

Remember all those things I said I was going to do? Yeah, I did something completely different! For one, I finally did something with the YouTube account that comes with having this blog’s Gmail account, so that’s a thing you can check out. So far it’s mostly just playlists of other people’s videos, recs for artists’ vlogs/tutorials, and uploads of other people’s videos that I got permission to put on YouTube (more on all that in another post, probably). The first (slightly) original content [Read Entire Story]