She Changed Comics, A New Female History Of The Industry From The CBLDF


She Changed Comics is a full-colour, 160-page book coming out this autumn, funded through Kickstarter and produced by the CBLDF.

While traditionally the history of comic books is dominated by male names, Shuster and Siegel, Goodman, Kane, Eisner, Stan Lee, Jack Kirby, this book will profile and interview sixty female creators from the beginning of the 20th century to the present day who have "transformed the landscape of free expression and expanded the comics artform" and – with specific interest to the CBLDF – "the plight of women who have been persecuted for expressing themselves through cartoons"

Kickstarter donors will receive everything from a printed thanks in the book, to copies of the printed edition to career development reviews from the likes of Diana Schutz and Karen Berger.

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Rich JohnstonAbout 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.
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