Author: Corissa Haury

A Very Special Series: Talking About Blackbird with Jen Bartel

Blackbird Jen Bartel (Illustrator/Cover Artist), Sam Humphries (Writer) October 3, 2018 Image Comics Exquisite, neon, full of mystery and magic, Blackbird emerges from its careful gestation over the last few years in time for Halloween this year. The fresh, witchy, creator-owned neo-noir series is set in LA against the backdrop of unexplained magical phenomena and family relationships….

Mis(h)adra by Iasmin Omar Ata (Simon & Schuster, October 2017)

Ignatz Award Winner Mis(h)adra Shares An Accurate Depiction of The Seizure Disorder Experience

When the graphic novel Mis(h)adra was first released in October 2017 and I heard about the personal story of a young man named Isaac who deals with epilepsy, I knew I had to read it. It is a semi-autobiographical tale written and illustrated by creator Iasmin Omar Ata. In Mis(h)adra, Ata explores their past struggles with…