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Hire This Woman: Artist Enkaru
Hire This Woman: Artist Enkaru
In the overwhelmingly male comic book industry, it has been a challenge for some editors and readers to see the ever growing number of talented women currently trying to make a name for themselves. With that in mind, ComicsAlliance offers Hire This Woman, a recurring feature designed for comics readers as well as editors and other professionals, where we shine the spotlight on a female comics pro
'Slam Dunk' Artist Takehiko Inoue Earns Appointment As A Japanese Goodwill Ambassador To Spain
'Slam Dunk' Artist Takehiko Inoue Earns Appointment As A Japanese Goodwill Ambassador To Spain
Comics are officially bringing nations together. To celebrate 400 years of diplomacy between Japan and Spain, 46-year-old Takehiko Inoue -- the creator of of Slam Dunk, Vagabond, Real and other celebrated manga -- has been appointed as one of three goodwill ambassadors to Spain by the Japanese Foreign Ministry, to serve from now until July 31 of 2014.
Spanish Humor Magazine ‘Kidnapped’ by Printer for Anti-Pope Content
Spanish Humor Magazine ‘Kidnapped’ by Printer for Anti-Pope Content
Another day, another religiously persecuted comic. Following last week's outcry over the Islam-inspired superhero cartoon "The 99" and numerous incidents of violence against cartoonists critical of Muslim extremists, a Spanish magazine has been (perhaps unlawfully) shelved by its printer for its unfavorable comment about a state visit by the Pope Benedict XVI...