Helsinki-area comics creator Aino Sutinen came to Anne Elizabeth Moore’s talk at Helsinki’s Comics Center yesterday, which covered her work in Cambodia, Our Fashion Year, and what she does with the Ladydrawers. Sutinen took these great notes. Read them here, and then read the rest of her comics, too.
Yhdysvalloissa naiset tienaavat vähemmän kuin miehet – kuten meilläkin. Sarjakuva-alalla ero on suorastaan huikea: naisen dollari on vain 27 senttiä. Tämän sai selville Anne Elizabeth Mooren vetämä Ladydrawers-ryhmä, joka on tutkinut naisten asemaa sarjakuva-alalla yli neljä vuotta. Moore käsikirjoittaa aihepiiristä sarjakuvia, joita ryhmän jäsenet piirtävät. “Sukupuoli on sarjakuva-alalla paljon korkeampi muuri kuin muualla. On vaikea sanoa, mistä kaikesta […]
Thanks to the Chicago Reader, who wrote up a preview of SEX. MONEY. RACE. GENDER. The Ladydrawers (of Chicago, Ill.) last week. Essentially any stereotype, loophole, prejudice, economic condition, or unwritten rule that can inhibit someone from joining the cultural conversation because of their gender, sexual orientation, race, or economic status is in their line […]
Yesterday, some pals at Our Bodies, Ourselves asked us if we wanted to go on a little road trip. It seems Representative Todd Akin has misunderstood some basic facts about women’s reproductive organs—and we just love giving away books! So we trundled into the car with all our drawing supplies and hit the road! Cross-country […]
In a piece that also ran on Forbes, Sarah Seltzer of Women’s E-News wrote up this great overview of our work the other day: Moore began thinking about gender politics from her perch as an editor of a comics journal and later as an editor for the “Best American Comics” series, an annual anthology published […]
Yay! Nicole and Anne are on the Matthew Filipowicz Show to discuss the funding campaign and the Truthout strip! The funding campaign has some awesome new perks, by the way, offered by our amazing supporters. Can we love you any harder? I do not know if we can, but we are certainly willing to try.
Wow, it’s been such a big day at Ladydrawers HQ. First WAM! Writes a totally sweet blog post about our work, then we launch a fundraising campaign to fund our next book! (Above is an artists’ rendering ONLY. Not indicative of actual book. Except the cat. And maybe the amaze-lines coming from it?) First, the WAM! […]