There’s this terrific convention that’s returning to Los Angeles this year for its third installment, called Bent-Con. It’s a convention that celebrates the intersection of the queer community and all things nerdy, geeky, and awesome, and we had such a fun time the last two years that there’s no way we’d miss it this year. [...]
Dorian Wright at postmodernbarney.com has written a glowing review of the new Northwest Press book, The Power Within, written by Charles “Zan” Christensen with art by Mark Brill, and featuring a bunch of superstar special guests, including Gail Simone, Phil Jimenez and Greg Rucka. The story exists strongly within the shadow of the recent media [...]
UPDATE! I’ve been talking to some comics pals about contributing single-page strips or pinups to the project, and so far I’ve gotten commitments from Archie’s “Kevin Keller” creator Dan Parent, Gail Simone and Phil Jimenez (the latter two will be doing a page together!) I’m thrilled that these talented folks are on board to support [...]
A panel I moderated for Prism Comics about strong female characters in comics, from the point of view of gay men, with Phil Jimenez, Andy Mangels, Marc Andrekyo, and Michael Troy.