Websites: Burly Press, Burly Press Facebook, Burly Press Tumblr, Burly Press Twitter
Bio: Jeremy is an illustrator, and writer who currently resides in Depoe Bay, OR. He is relatively new to queer comics, but has found much inspiration in them... and is now publishing his own work.
His first book of pinups, BURLY #1, has been met with good reviews. He also is publishing an on-going comic series named BLUDGEON.
RECENT PRISM COMICS FEATURES
[Color Commentary, Posted 10/17/11]
What's it about?
The first issue of this new comic introduces us to Mike, who is moving to Albuquerque, and it sets up a few mysteries at the same time as portraying a seemingly uneventful enounter at a diner. Our hero is large, gay, and generous, yet carries with him a secret that makes him taciturn around the people he encounters; and the way those people react to him forms as much part of the first issue as his own motivation. He is the alter-ego of a superhero known as Bludgeon.
GRIN AND BEAR IT
[Color Commentary, Posted 6/9/11]
Jeremy Owen’s “Burly – Beefy Pinups with a Geeky Twist” is a soft-core pinup gallery of large hairy men in Betty Page poses. Imagine cheesecake after the models have eaten all of the cheesecake! Owen, by his own admission, avoids the stereotypical pictures of bearish men, the policeman, the firefighter, and other manly tropes in favor of more whimsical sci-fi fantasy iconography. For instance, picture a goateed blonde man with a Captain Kirk shirt on giving the Vulcan “Live Long and…
RECENT OFFSITE FEATURES
GAY COMICS THAT ANYONE CAN READ
[Source: Screen Junkies, Added: 10/26/11]
These days, most gay comics fall into one of three general categories: real-life stories (biographies and autobiographies), superheroes, and erotic stories (pornography). Sometimes they fit into more...
JEREMY OWEN'S COMIC BOOK "BLUDGEON" INTRODUCES A BEAR SUPERHERO
[Source: Examiner.com, Added: 10/19/11]
Jeremy is the illustrator and writer of Bludgeon, a comic book that features a Gay superhero who is Big, Burly, and Bearish. Bludgeon is more than just a superhero epic. It is about the journey of a...
GAY OF THE DEAD: ACTOR JEREMY OWEN, PART TWO
[Source: Fangoria, Added: 10/7/11]
FANG: I had no idea you were a comics artist and writer until I stumbled across BURLY.
OWEN: That’s a pin-up book I released last year. I wanted to do a pin-up book, but I didn’t want to do the...
BLUDGEON #0 ON SALE!
[Source: Burly Press, Added: 6/14/11]
Pick up a copy online or in person at table C7 June 24th-26th during the Albuquerque Comic Expo!
MONTH OF LGBT COMICS: BURLY
[Source: Comics Should Be Good, Added: 3/24/11]
Today we take a look at Jeremy Owen’s offbeat geeky spin on the concept of a pin-up book, Burly.