Warren Ellis As the creator of hits like Transmtropolitan, The Authority, Red and Global Frequency; Ellis has been one of comics top writers for decades. Last week, three women went…
Kelly Sue DeConnick
Interview: Kelly Sue DeConnick
Kelly Sue DeConnick is one of the hottest writers in comics right now. After retooling Carol Danvers to make her the new Captain Marvel, DeConnick capitalized on her success to launch the creator-owned titles Pretty Deadly and Bitch Planet. She most recently took over writing duties for DC’s Aquaman.
Whether simply creating well-rounded female characters like Captain Marvel, writing more explicitly feminist works like Bitch Planet, or directly motivating her social media followers with tools like her Bitches Get Things Done mailing list — DeConnick has found success as a writer not afraid to take a stand for what she believes in.
We (virtually) sat down with DeConnick for a Skype interview, where she talked about her favorite tattoos, how to pass the “Sexy Lamp Test” and the fact that all comics are political.
Creator Profile: Kelly Sue DeConnick
Kelly Sue DeConnick is a comic-book writer based in Portland, Ore. She got her start writing English adaptations of Japanese manga, but she is best known as the write that…
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Anya & Stella Take WonderCon
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Captain Marvel #1
Stella needed to “gear up” before reading Captain Marvel #1.