News & Things: Non-Oscar Edition


Marketplace Spotlights Jackie Ormes

Nancy Goldstein, author of Jackie Ormes: The First African American Woman Cartoonist, on why Ormes is important and unique.

Lena Dunham to write 4-Part Archie Story

Dunham, the creator and star of HBO’s Girls, will make her comic book writing debut in 2015 with a story set in Archie continuity.

X-Men: Days of Future Past Video Game Coming to Smartphones

Glitchsoft is developing a mobile game based on the classic 1981 X-Men storyline.

And Finally…

Dave Gibbons’ cover for the London Super Comic Convention program brings Rorschach to Big Ben. Hurm?

Kayleigh Hearn

Kayleigh Hearn

Still waiting for her Xavier School for Gifted Youngsters acceptance letter. Bylines also at Deadshirt, Ms-En-Scene, The MNT, PanelxPanel, and Talk Film Society.