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Top 100 Power List of Comics, 2019 Edition
She is currently recruiting creatives widely – with a reputation for lying down in front of oncoming trains to protect them. Sebastian Goirner (Up) Editor-in-chief of TKO Studios, a new comic book publisher with an innovative approach to formats and pricing, and who with owner Tze Chu are undercutting the majors, and lining up creators they[...]
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Credit: (L) S L O W K I N G via Wikimedia Commons (GFDL license) In yet another example of how clickbait media can change the world, Roxane Gay has successfully filed a job application for screenwriter of Batgirl via Twitter For years, the clickbait media has been reporting on any mention of a Hollywood professional[...]
Roxane Gay is Working on a Secret New Comic Book Series
Bestselling author Roxane Gay's World of Wakanda may have been quietly canceled by Marvel back in February, but in addition to working on a Lumberjanes story with BOOM! Studios, Gay is returning to comics for a brand new series Gay announced the news on Twitter (as noticed by Newsarama): However, this project is being kept tightly[...]
Marvel's Solicitations Are Here, But Where Is Black Panther: World Of Wakanda?
In 2016, Roxane Gay became one of the first black women to write a comic at Marvel as part of the creative team of Black Panther: World of Wakanda, which also featured co-writer Ta-Nehisi Coates and artist Alitha Martinez, covers by Afua Richardson, and Yona Harvey on a backup story in the first issue. However, as Bleeding Cool[...]