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David Stanley

Email: david@prismcomics.org
Website: Summer in Mykonos

Bio: David Stanley is the editor of the popular Prism Comics review column, Queer Eye on Comics, serves on the Prism Comics Board of Directors as Public Relations Chair, and is currently working on a graphic novel called Summer in Mykonos. David and his partner, Peter Di Maso reside in Weehawken, NJ.


RECENT PRISM COMICS FEATURES

PRISM ANNOUNCES RECIPIENTS FOR 2012 QUEER PRESS GRANT! IT’S A TIE BETWEEN BLUE DELLIQUANTI AND CHRISTINE SMITH!
[News, Posted 10/17/12]
SAN FRANCISCO, CA — At the Alternative Press Expo (APE), Prism Comics announced the recipients of the 2012 Queer Press Grant (QPG) on October 13th during the Queer Cartoonists Panel moderated by Justin Hall. For this year's recipients, it's a tie between Blue Delliquanti for O Human Star and Christine Smith for The Princess. Prism Comics, which supports LGBT comics, creators and readers, established the Queer Press Grant in 2005 to encourage the publication of LGBT-themed…

QUEER GEEK REPORT FROM NY COMIC-CON!
[News, Posted 10/13/12]
NEW YORK, NY – Konbon-wa from the Big Apple! Just got back from Day 3 of New York Comic-Con. This convention used to be an oasis of comics fun as compared to the craziness of San Diego Comic-Con, but no more. I don’t know if it’s as big, but it’s definitely has all the crowd-induced frustration that we pay a premium to experience. But since I can’t control the crowd and can only control my response to it, I just slip into my special place where “Honey Boo Boo” lives and…

PRISM RETURNS TO NEW YORK COMIC-CON OCTOBER 11-14!
[News, Posted 10/3/12]
NEW YORK, NY – Prism Comics will be returning to New York Comic-Con, Thursday-Friday, October 11-14. Stop by Prism’s booth #1875 and meet your favorite LGBT comics writers and artists. Also, attend Prism’s panel, “Gay Marriage in Comics: Revolutionary or a Step Backwards?”, taking place on Saturday, October 13th, from 4-5pm, Room 1A01. “We’re very excited to be back in New York where there is a huge LGBT comics fan base,” said David Stanley, Prism’s PR Chair. “We’ll…

QUEER NERD WRAP-UP OF SD COMIC-CON 2012! ANDY GETS INKPOT! PRISM PRESENTS NORTHSTAR PANEL! AND MORE!
[News, Posted 7/16/12]
Another Comic-Con comes to an end! It goes by in a rush, with me feeling like a salmon swimming upstream. Sometimes I’m able to stand still long enough to Twitter and other times I'm sweating, desperately running from one side of the convention center to another. This time, so much was going on that I couldn't catch it all, so apologies if I don't have any pictures of your appearance/signing/panel/party. It's a testament to the increasing visibility and interest in LGBTQI comics and…

SECOND QUEER NERD BLOG: SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON 2012!
[News, Posted 7/15/12]
My fourth day at Comic-Con and only my second blog. Apologies but I’ve been busy. For one, I got to meet John Barrowman! If you ask “Who?”, well, your dilithium tiara is revoked! He’s Captain Jack Harkness of Torchwood who can also sing, dance, and charm the pants off anyone. He very kindly agreed to sign an action figure of Captain Jack, so that we could auction it to benefit Prism (thanks to Ted Abenheim and Scott Moore for making it happen). Anyhoo, I went over to the…


RECENT OFFSITE FEATURES

COMIC-CON 2011: LGBT WRITERS, ARTISTS WIN BIG (SLIDESHOW)
[Source: Huffington Post, Added: 7/25/11]
Comic-Con, the annual tour of the imagination related to all-things pop culture, had a strong LGBT presence this year in San Diego. Gay comics won big, capping off a noteworthy year, says David...

TO FIGHT INJUSTICE AND SERVE ALL MANKIND: PRISM COMICS
[Source: andrewjpeterswrites.com, Added: 5/4/11]
I haven’t been so excited to share a discovery since I found out about pioneering Hungarian gay activist Karl-Maria Kertbeny. Founded in 2003, Prism Comics is a not-for-profit organization that...

CLOWNS AND COMICS: THE FUN EDITION OF IMRU
[Source: IMRU, Added: 7/26/10]
Linda Birch and Steve Pride report on Comic Con 2010—the largest ever to date—and LGBT presence there through panel discussions of queer comics and artistic collaborations such as Prism Comics....

HERE! PODCAST WITH JOSH AND SARA (MP3)
[Source: Here! TV, Added: 9/19/08]
This week on the here! Podcast with Josh and Sara: David Stanley of Prism Comics and Ivan Velez of Planet Bronx Prod. talk about LGBT comic books and mainstream gay characters.

COMING TO A COMIC BOOK STORE NEAR YOU: LESBIAN MANGA
[Source: After Ellen, Added: 12/6/06]
Megan Gedris, a 20-year-old artist, will be awarded the $1,000 Prism Comics Queer Press Grant to publish YU+ME, her lesbian-themed manga series about the adventures of Fiona, a misfit Catholic...

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