Rat Queens, Hawkeye, Lumberjanes, Memetic And Saga Nominated for 2015 GLAAD Awards


These are the comic book nominations for the 2015 GLAAD Media Awards, recognising the portrayal "fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community and the issues that affect their lives".

The awards recognise the writers rather than the artists, and also focus on the prominence of the books.

  • Hawkeye, written by Matt Fraction (Marvel Comics)Lumberjanes, written by Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis (BOOM! Studios)
  • Memetic, written by James Tynion IV (BOOM! Studios)
  • Rat Queens, written by Kurtis J. Wiebe (Image Comics)
  • Saga, written by Brian K. Vaughan (Image Comics)


About Rich Johnston

Founder of Bleeding Cool. The longest-serving digital news reporter in the world, since 1992. Author of The Flying Friar, Holed Up, The Avengefuls, Doctor Who: Room With A Deja Vu, The Many Murders Of Miss Cranbourne, Chase Variant. Lives in South-West London, works from Blacks on Dean Street, shops at Piranha Comics. Father of two. Political cartoonist.