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ALA’S GLBT ROUND TABLE HONORS GAY-THEMED GRAPHIC NOVELS
Posted January 30th, 2014
on Robot 6
The Over the Rainbow Project, sponsored by the American Library Association's Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual and Transgender Round Table, announced its 2014 book list, containing works recommended for adults that “exhibit commendable literary quality and...
NEW QUEER COMICS ANTHOLOGY WILL BRING TOGETHER ARTISTS FROM ACROSS THE GLOBE
Posted October 12th, 2013
on Daily Xtra
New queer comics anthology will bring together artists from across the globe
HIV TAKES CENTER STAGE IN NEW COMIC OUT THIS WEEK
Posted June 29th, 2013
on Graphic Policy
PAUL KUPPERBERG ON "LIFE WITH ARCHIE" AND HIS NEW KEVIN KELLER NOVEL
Posted April 17th, 2013
on Comic Book Resources
WHEN LETTERS PAGES GO ANTI-GAY
Posted April 3rd, 2013
on Bleeding Cool
The letters page above has been doing the rounds online, with Christos Gage answering reader concerns over the presence of gay characters in Avengers Academy.
ARTIST LEAVES ORSON SCOTT CARD'S SUPERMAN COMIC
Posted March 5th, 2013
on USA Today
WHEN WOLVERINE AND HERCULES SHARED A KISS
Posted February 25th, 2013
on Bleeding Cool
HOW BATWOMAN’S BIG DECISION FITS INTO THE HISTORY OF GAY SUPERHEROES
Posted February 24th, 2013
on Wired.com
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Recent News

PRISM'S DAVID PAUL BROWN (1969-2014) HE WILL BE MISSED
Posted February 2nd, 2014
PRISM COMICS ANNOUNCES 2013 QUEER PRESS GRANT RECIPIENT
Posted October 20th, 2013
LGBT YOUTH SUPER HERO COMIC ENTERS FINAL HOURS OF FUNDRAISING
Posted August 15th, 2013
PRISM COMICS ANNOUNCES DEADLINE FOR QUEER PRESS GRANT SUBMISSION
Posted July 15th, 2013
PRISM PUSHES GAY AGENDA AT SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON!
Posted July 14th, 2013
PRISM COMICS CELEBRATES 10 YEARS OF CHAMPIONING LGBT CREATORS, COMICS AND READERS AT SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON 2013! PANELS, 10TH ANNIVERSARY RECEPTION, HEROES VS. VILLAINS DANCE PARTY, AND MORE!
Posted July 11th, 2013
JUSTIN HALL’S NO STRAIGHT LINES WINS LAMBDA LITERARY AWARD! NOW LOOKING FORWARD TO THE EISNERS!
Posted June 4th, 2013
COMIC BOOK TO COMMEMORATE STONEWALL RIOTS- BIRTH OF THE GAY PRIDE MOVEMENT
Posted May 21st, 2013
JUSTIN HALL’S NO STRAIGHT LINES NOMINATED FOR EISNER AWARD!
Posted April 21st, 2013
DYLAN EDWARDS APPEARING WITH NORTHWEST PRESS AT LA TIMES FESTIVAL OF BOOKS, APRIL 20-21!
Posted April 17th, 2013
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Latest News

OPEN CALL FOR WEBSITE HELP!

Posted September 13th, 2014

Open call for contributors to the PRISM website: We need all sorts of volunteer help to make the site a viable and key resource of the latest in LGBTQ queer comics. The type of help we need: reviewers, interviewers, proof-readers/editors, digging up content and creators we should look into. We can also use help with managing site content. Even if you can only contribute one item a month, every little bit helps. If you are interested, please send an email with the work you can do, your experience and any other relevant information to Web Editor Kristen Enos.  [Continue reading...]

PRISM PUSHES GAY AGENDA AT SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON 2014!
Posted July 17th, 2014

Prism Comics has unveiled its Gay Agenda for San Diego Comic-Con International 2014, detailing not only everything that Prism has worked tirelessly to offer, but also everything of interest to the LGBT comic book fan happening this year at the convention. Come by the Prism Booth (#2144) to pick up your copy of The Gay Agenda or see an exclusive preview here[Continue reading...]

SAN DIEGO COMIC CON 2014 PANELS DETAILS!

Posted July 2nd, 2014

Some panelists are subject to change. BREAKING BARRIERS: TRANSGENDER TRENDS IN POPULAR CULTURE Thursday, 7/24/14, 5:00p.m. - 6:00p.m., Room: 28DE In recent years, transgender creators have gained visibility in comics, movies, and television after long being consigned to the shadows. From coming out and transition to navigating gender politics in a world still struggling to understand, cartoonists, writers, and filmmakers are investing their work with unique personal experiences as their characters learn to live and love in new and unexpected ways. Join Prism Comics, moderator Tara Madison Avery (Dirtheads, Gooch, Prism Comics) and panelists Dylan Edwards (Transposes), Melanie Gillman (As the Crow Flies), J.D. Saxon (Mahou Shounen Fight!), Elizabeth Lain (F*** the Limits!:  [Continue reading...]

WANT PRISM TO SELL YOUR BOOKS AT SAN DIEGO COMIC CON?

Posted July 2nd, 2014

Self-published Comic Artists, would you like to have your LGBTQ graphic novels sold on consignment at the PRISM booth at San Diego Comic Con (and other events)? We sell books with a split of 50% to the creator and 50% to PRISM to cover booth expenses. Books need to arrive to our California coordinator by July 16th. For more information, please contact us ASAP!  [Continue reading...]

QUEER PRESS GRANT 2014 NOW OPEN!

Posted May 31st, 2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - Prism Comics, the leading non-profit organization supporting LGBT comics, graphic novels, comics creators and readers, has announced the opening of submissions for the 2014 Prism Comics Queer Press Grant, Prism's annual grant to LGBT comics self-publishers. The deadline for proposals is Monday, September 1, 2014. The Award is to be announced at the Alternative Press Expo in San Francisco October 4-5, 2014. Did you know that Prism Comics offers an annual financial grant to help aspiring LGBT comics creators publish and promote their comics accomplish this goal? The Grant is funded by donations from readers, established creators with the desire to help those just starting out, and fans who want to see more LGBT stories get published. It's an exciting time for LGBT  [Continue reading...]

CROWDFUNDING ALERT: NYC PLAY "THE ASTONISHING ADVENTURES OF ALL AMERICAN GIRL & THE SCARLET SKUNK"

Posted May 12th, 2014

It's a comedy play in New York city about masked crimefighters in the 1940's. One of them is woman who endures endless displays of sexism, and the other lead role is a cross-dressing vigilante (played by Charles Battersby) who has to deal with homophobia and transphobia. It opens this June, and they're currently running a crowdfunding campaign on IndieGoGo. Deadline for the crowdfunding is May 30th! Even if you can't attend the show when it opens in June, they will definitely appreciate any contribution!   [Continue reading...]

QUEER PRESS GRANT: HAZEL NEWLEVANT'S BOOK DEBUT

Posted April 8th, 2014

Hazel Newlevant, our latest recipient, is debuting her queer press grant funded book "If this be sin" at the following conventions this year: APR 26 Brooklyn Zine Fest MAY 4 SUNY Purchase Zine Feast MAY 9-10 Toronto Comic Arts Festival JUNE 7 Olympia Comics Festival SEPT 5-7 Helsinki Comics Festival SEPT 13-14 Small Press Expo Hazel's bio: She is a cartoonist attending the School of Visual Art who has drawn and published many mini-comics, including the Xeric Award-winning Ci Vediamo. Her work was recently honored with the Prism Comics Queer Press Grant. She has worked for Top Shelf and Dark Horse Comics, and is currently the co-lead editor of the digital comics magazine INK. She has been known to DJ for WSVA Radio. She  [Continue reading...]

KICKSTARTER ALERT: JON MACY'S FEARFUL HUNTER

Posted April 7th, 2014

Kickstarter Alert for one of our partners, Northwest Press: For its latest project, they're at 80% with 8 days to go for Jon Macy's "Fearful Hunter - The Complete Epic". Jon Macy, creator of the critically-acclaimed TELENY AND CAMILLE, brings a new epic romance to life in this deluxe collection. What is FEARFUL HUNTER? Jon Macy is the creator of the Lambda Literary Award winning Teleny and Camille, for which he adapted a classic anonymous erotic novel to graphic novel form. In 2010, after taking eight years to complete that momentous project, Macy turned his eye to the modern world. He wanted to create something to respond to Proposition 8, which had recently passed in his home state of California, and to use his work to speak about gay love and commitment. The story he created  [Continue reading...]

PRISM COMICS AT WONDER CON ANAHEIM

Posted April 7th, 2014

Here are the details of our Wonder Con Anaheim activity: PANEL SCHEDULE AND ROOM LOCATIONS: Queer Horror Friday, 4/18/14, 7:30p.m. - 8:30p.m. Room: 203 Wild Queer Women of the Web Saturday, 4/19/14, 7:00p.m. - 8:00p.m. Room: 210A We're Here, We're Queer, Now What? - New Direction in LGBTQ Comics Sunday, 4/20/14, 11:30a.m. - 12:30p.m. Room: 210A Check the Wonder Con Anaheim website and program book for more details of each panel, including who will be appearing. And in the exhibit hall visit us at Booth 609, where you can find comics and books to purchase. Also, artists will be available to sign (schedules TBD.) We look forward to seeing you there!  [Continue reading...]

NEW PRISM WEB EDITOR SAYING HELLO!

Posted March 17th, 2014

After being part of the PRISM board in stealth mode for the past couple of months, I felt it was high-time for me to introduce myself to you folks! So hello! My name is Kristen (officially P. Kristen Enos) and I have a few decades of experience in lesbian activism, media involvement and comic book fandom. Now as for PRISM, the board and I have been busy plotting some great stuff, including a major redesign of this website with some new features and sections. With convention season now kicking off, we will post requests for volunteers, Wonder Con Anaheim info and a really, really exciting SOMETHING guaranteed to cause some conversation and excitement across the Internet! At Emerald City Comic-Con in Seattle, I will be representing PRISM at the Northwest Press booth. So stop by and  [Continue reading...]

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